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Capella 1

Capella 1 [Capella Space]

Capella Space of California is developing the Capella Synthetic Aperture Radar (SAR) satellites. They are planned to operate in 30 satellite constellation

The 12U CubeSat based satellites feature a Synthetic Aperture Radar (SAR) to provide all-weather imagery.

The first satellite, Capella 1, is planned for a launch in early 2018 on an as yet unannounced launch vehicle.

The full constellation of 30 satellites will provide hourly imagery of any location on Earth.

Nation: USA
Type / Application: Earth observation
Operator: Capella Space
Contractors: Capella Space
Equipment: SAR
Configuration: CubeSat (12U)
Propulsion: None
Power: Solar cells, batteries
Lifetime:
Mass:
Orbit:
Satellite COSPAR Date LS Launch Vehicle Remarks
Capella 1 - 2018 with ?

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