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IGS-Optical 3V

The IGS-Optical 3V (Intelligence Gathering Satellite), is an experimental optical reconnaissance satellite testing new technologies for the next generation of IGS satellites. The satellite serves both Japan's national defense and civil natural disaster monitoring.

Nation: Japan
Type / Application: Reconnaissance, optical
Operator: CSICE
Contractors: Mitsubishi Electric (MELCO)
Equipment: ?
Configuration: ?
Propulsion: ?
Orbit: 486 km × 488 km, 97.29
Satellite COSPAR Date LS Launch Vehicle Remarks
IGS-Optical 3V 2007-005B 24.02.2007 Ta YLP-1 H-2A-2024 with IGS-Radar 2

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