Göktürk 2 [TAI]
Under the turkish Göktürk-2 program, a 2.5 m resolution reconnaissance and surveillance satellite system is being developed by national resources. The project is carried out by the business partnership established by TAI and TÜBI.TAK SPACE.
The satellite was successfully launched in 2012 on a Chinese CZ-2D (2) launch vehicle.
|Type / Application:||Reconnaissance, optical|
|Operator:||Turkish Ministry of Defence|
|Contractors:||Turkish Aerospace Industries, Inc. (TAI)|
|Power:||3 deployable fixed solar arrays, batteries|
|Orbit:||669 km × 689 km, 98.2°|
|Göktürk 2||18.12.2012||Jq SLS-2||CZ-2D (2)|