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PakTES 1A, 1B

PakTES 1A [SUPARCO]

PakTES 1A (Pakistan Technology Evaluation Satellite) is a 300 kg low to medium resolution earth observation remote sensing satellite indigenously developed by Pakistan's SUPARCO but with much of the payload subcontracted to South Africa's Space Advisory Company.

A second satellite, PakTES 1B, is in the early stages of development.

Nation: Pakistan
Type / Application: Earth observation
Operator: SUPARCO (prime); Space Advisory Company (payload)
Contractors: SUPARCO
Equipment:
Configuration:
Propulsion:
Power: Solar cells, batteries
Lifetime:
Mass: 300 kg
Orbit:
Satellite COSPAR Date LS Launch Vehicle Remarks
PakTES 1A 2018-056A 09.07.2018 Jq SLS-2 CZ-2C (3) SMA with PRSS 1
PakTES 1B - 20xx