LAUNCH CENTER

Launch Image
Success
Fri Sep 16 2016
Arianespace

PerúSAT-1 / SkySat x 4

Launch Successful
LAUNCH PREVIEW

Launch Time

September 15, 2016 at 9:43 PM EDT

(September 16, 2016 at 1:43 AM UTC)

Launch Window Start

September 15, 2016 at 9:43 PM EDT

(September 16, 2016 at 1:43 AM UTC)

Launch Window End

September 15, 2016 at 9:43 PM EDT

(September 16, 2016 at 1:43 AM UTC)

RECOVERY OVERVIEW

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No Recovery Specified

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    MISSION OVERVIEW
    • Type: Earth Science
    • Launch VV07 from Arianespace launched 5 earth imaging satellites into a sun-synchronous orbit. PerúSAT-1 weighs 450kg and is able to capture images with a resolution of 70cm. The smaller Skybox satellites, each weighing 120kg, is able to achieve a resolution of approximately 1 meter.
    COMPLEX OVERVIEW

    Location

    Kourou, French Guiana

    Pad

    Ariane Launch Area 1