picture of the encyclopedia
previous next
Version 0.81 comes with a new web design! Please allow popups for navigation.


Also called WPLTN 1


Designation 25398/ 98043E
Launch date 10 Jul 1998 at 6:30 UT
Country of origin Australia
Mission Scientific: geodesy
Perigee/Apogee 817/819 km
Inclination 98.8°
Period 101.3 min
Launch vehicle Zenit #29

Is a copy of GFZ 1 It is a target for the Western Pacific Laser Tracking Network (WPLTN) and is a joint project of Electro Optic Systems of Queanbeyan, New South Wales, Australia, and the Russian Space Agency.

External resources

sat-index articles

Technical data


Prime contractor  
Mass at launch 24 kg
Mass in orbit  
Dimension diameter: 0.24 m
Solar array  
DC power  
Design lifetime  

© TBS Internet, all rights reserved. All reproduction, copy or mirroring prohibited. Legal notice
francais anglais contact