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Fri May 26 2023
Russian Federal Space Agency (ROSCOSMOS)

Kondor-FKA No.1

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LAUNCH PREVIEW

Launch Time

May 26, 2023 at 5:14 PM EDT

(May 26, 2023 at 9:14 PM UTC)

Launch Window Start

May 26, 2023 at 5:14 PM EDT

(May 26, 2023 at 9:14 PM UTC)

Launch Window End

May 26, 2023 at 5:14 PM EDT

(May 26, 2023 at 9:14 PM UTC)

RECOVERY OVERVIEW

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    MISSION OVERVIEW
    • Type: Earth Science
    • The Kondor-FKA is a small civilian radar Earth observation satellite designed by NPO Mashinostroyeniya as a civilian counterpart to the Kondor-E satellite. The Kondor satellite features a S-band synthetic aperture radar (SAR), which can conduct both continous swath surweys or detailed spot surveys. The swath width is 10 km. Ground resolution is 1 to 2 m in spotlight mode, 1 to 3 m in stripmap mode and 5 to 30 m in ScanSAR mode.
    COMPLEX OVERVIEW

    Location

    Vostochny Cosmodrome, Siberia, Russian Federation

    Pad

    Cosmodrome Site 1S