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Platform: JERS-1 > Japanese Earth Resources Satellite-1
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Orbit
Orbit Altitude: 580 km
Orbit Inclination: 98 deg
Period: 96 min
Orbit Type: LEO > Low Earth Orbit > Polar Sun-Synchronous
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Description
[Source: JAXA, http://www.eorc.jaxa.jp/JERS-1/en/index.html ]

JERS-1 is an Earth Observation Satellite to cover the global land area for national land survey, agriculture, forestry, and fishery, ... View entire text
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Platform Logistics:
Design Life: 2 Years
Launch Date: 1992-02-11
Launch Site: Tanegashima Island, Japan
Primary Sponsors:
JAPAN/JAXA
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