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Platform: ADEOS-I > Advanced Earth Observing Satellite-I
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Orbit Inclination: 98.6 degrees
Period: 101 minutes
Perigee: 797 km
Orbit Type: LEO > Low Earth Orbit > Polar Sun-Synchronous
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ADEOS (ADvanced Earth Observation Satellite), developed by the Japanese space agency JAXA. It was the largest satellite Japan has ever developed, having dimensions of 4 x 4 x 5 m. When antenna and ... View entire text
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Platform Logistics:
Design Life: 3 years
Launch Date: 1996-08-17
Primary Sponsors:
Japan Aerospace Exploration Agency
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