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FORMOSAT-5
« on: 03/17/2009 11:27 PM »
FORMOSAT-5
 Launch planned in 2011
 Taiwan-Canada-Japan collaboration
 Magnetic field and electron/ion measurements
 Auroral Electron Sensor (AES) based on Reimei expertise

http://www.pssc.ncku.edu.tw/FISFES/Presentation/FISFES_2008-11(Hirahara).pdf

Weight of the satellite is no more than 525 Kg.

http://www.nspo.org.tw/2008c/download/othernews/NSPO-RFP-0508_0000.pdf

More info:
http://www.nspo.org.tw/2008e/projects/project5/intro.htm
« Last Edit: 03/17/2009 11:30 PM by tul »

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Re: FORMOSAT-5
« Reply #1 on: 03/18/2009 09:12 AM »
Does that mean that the satellite will be launched by H-2A?

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Re: FORMOSAT-5
« Reply #2 on: 03/20/2009 09:16 AM »
Does that mean that the satellite will be launched by H-2A?

Not necessarily

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Re: FORMOSAT-5
« Reply #3 on: 06/15/2010 02:33 AM »
Formosat-5 is going to be launched by SpaceX, not Japan.

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Re: FORMOSAT-5
« Reply #4 on: 06/15/2010 02:40 AM »
SpaceX Falcon Ie - Formosat-5 - December, 2013
http://forum.nasaspaceflight.com/index.php?topic=21984.0

Already a thread for this, no new information in this thread yet.
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Re: FORMOSAT-5
« Reply #5 on: 08/22/2010 09:13 AM »
Formosat-5 was called ARGO before. So both missions are the same.
http://www.spacetech-i.com/ARGO.html

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Re: FORMOSAT-5
« Reply #7 on: 03/03/2011 11:43 PM »
Note that the launch segment in this presentation is "TBD".

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Re: FORMOSAT-5
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Re: FORMOSAT-5
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Re: FORMOSAT-5
« Reply #10 on: 09/12/2016 02:01 PM »
Formosat-2 got decommissioned. So NSPO needs Formosat-5 in orbit soon.

http://www.nspo.narl.org.tw/en2016/info/news.shtml?id=000582&hid=4IjZWLrtVM

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Re: Formosat-5
« Reply #11 on: 09/12/2016 02:22 PM »
There is a launch mission thread for FORMOSAT-5 here:

SpaceX Falcon 9 - Formosat-5 - SLC-4E Vandenberg - NET Oct, 2016 - DISCUSSION

It is a more current thread for discussing the mission.

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