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Platform: ENVISAT > Environmental Satellite
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Orbit
Orbit Altitude: 800-km
Orbit Inclination: 98.55 degrees
Equator Crossing: 10 am Local time: e.g.
Repeat Cycle: 35 days
Orbit Type: LEO > LOW EARTH ORBIT > POLAR SUN-SYNCHRONOUS
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Description
ENVISAT was successfully launched on March 1, 2002 from Kourou, French
Guiana on Europe's Ariane 5 launcher.

The ENVIronmental SATellite (ENVISAT) is an element of the European
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Platform Logistics:
Design Life: 10 years
Launch Date: 2002-03-01
Launch Site: KOUROU, FRENCH GUIANA
Primary Sponsors:
European Space Agency
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