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Telesat LEO 3 (LEO Vantage 3)

Telesat LEO 3 (LEO Vantage 3) [SSTL]

Telesat LEO 3 is a demonstration satellite that will provide continuity for customer and ecosystem vendor testing campaigns following the decommissioning of Telesat’s Phase 1 Telesat LEO 1 satellite.

The 30 kg satellite was built by UTIAS Space Flight Laboratory (SFL) based on their Defiant bus.

Nation: USA
Type / Application: Experimental Communication
Operator: TeleSat Canada
Contractors: UTIAS Space Flight Laboratory (SFL)
Equipment: Ka-band payload
Configuration: Defiant bus
Propulsion: ?
Power: Solar arrays, batteries
Mass: 30 kg
Orbit: 995 km × 1019 km, 99.4°
Satellite COSPAR Date LS Launch Vehicle Remarks
Telesat LEO 3 (LEO Vantage 3) 2023-100G 18.07.2023 OnS LC-1B Electron KS (R) with Starling 1, 2, 3, 4, Lemur-2 169, 170


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