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Platform: WORLDVIEW-1
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Platform-based Instruments:
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Orbit
Orbit Altitude: 496
Orbit Inclination: 97.2
Period: 94.5
Repeat Cycle: 1.7
Perigee: 499.7
Apogee: 500.8
Orbit Type: LEO > Low Earth Orbit > Polar Sun-Synchronous
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Description
he next-generation commercial imaging satellite of DigitalGlobe Inc. (Longmont, CO, USA) is called WorldView-1, a successor of QuickBird-2 (launch Oct. 18, 2001 - and fully operational as of 2007). In ... View entire text
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Platform Logistics:
Design Life: 7.25 years
Launch Date: 2007-09-18
Launch Site: Vandenberg Air Force Base, USA
Primary Sponsors:
National Geospatial-Intelligence Agency, USA
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