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Kanopus VIR: The Mission
Kanopus V IR: The Mission

Kanopus V IR: The Mission

Kanopus V IR is an Earth Observation satellite manufactured by Russia’s NPP VNIIEM with spacecraft avionics, computers and power distribution by SSTL.

Kanopus-V IR is fitted with an additional infrared imaging payload and a Panchromatic Imaging System (PSS), a Multispectral Imaging System (MSS) and a prototype Multispectral Scanner Unit (MSU-200). The panchromatic imager,has a resolution of 2.5 meters. 

Satellite Data

Name:
Kanopus V IR

Customer:
VNIIEM

Mission:
Remote sensing

Mass:

Platform:
SSTL avionics and software

Launch Data

Launch Date:
14 July 2017 06:36 UTC

Launch Site:
Baikonur, Kazakhstan

Launcher:
Soyuz-1

Orbit:

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