Author Topic: Soyuz-ST-A/Fregat-M (VS20) - CSO 1 - December 18, 2018  (Read 723 times)

Offline GWR64

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The satellite for the last launch from Kourou in 2018 has arrived. CSO 1 (Composante Spatiale Optique 1)

https://twitter.com/arianespaceceo/status/1060007462210863106
« Last Edit: 11/19/2018 01:43 PM by eeergo »

Offline anik

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Re: Soyuz-ST-A/Fregat-M (VS20) - CSO 1 - December 18, 2018
« Reply #1 on: 12/06/2018 02:39 PM »
16:37 UTC.

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Re: Soyuz-ST-A/Fregat-M (VS20) - CSO 1 - December 18, 2018
« Reply #2 on: 12/06/2018 04:31 PM »
16:37 UTC.

So same local time of launch as Helios 2A. Interestingly that means the node in sunlight is the ascending one. That means image received in Kiruna or Creil will be fresher for day images, but longer time between tasking and image taking.

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Re: Soyuz-ST-A/Fregat-M (VS20) - CSO 1 - December 18, 2018
« Reply #3 on: Today at 07:13 AM »
16:37 UTC.

and 14 seconds ;-)

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