PerúSat 1 [Airbus DS]
PerúSat 1 is an high resolution earth observing satellite built for the Peruvian armed forces.
PerúSat 1 was ordered by the government of Peru in April 2014 for a launch in 2016.
The satellite is designed based on Airbus Defence and Space's AstroBus-S (AstroBus-300) bus and features an imaging system from the NAOMI (New Astrosat Observation Modular Instrument) family to provide 0.7 m resolution panchromatic images and 2 m resolution images in four wavelenght bands.
PerúSat 1 will be launched on a shared launch on an Arianespace Vega launch vehicle in 2016.
|Type / Application:||Earth Observing|
|Operator:||Peruvian armed forces|
|Contractors:||Airbus Defence and Space|
|Equipment:||1-meter panchromatic imager, 2-meter imager in 4 spectral bands|
|Power:||Solar cells, batteries|
|Orbit:||676 km × 678 km, 98.21°|
|PerúSat 1||2016-058A||16.09.2016||Ko ELV||Vega||with SkySat 4, SkySat 5, SkySat 6, SkySat 7|