This display requires that JavaScripts be enabled in your browser. For instructions, view

Instrument: SLIM-6
View entire text

Associated Platforms

Spectral/Frequency Information
Wavelength Keyword: Near Infrared

Wavelength Keyword: Visible

Related Data Sets
View all records related to this instrument

The Alsat-1 imager, called SLIM-6, is a high performance
camera system designed to provide medium resolution,
high dynamic range and low noise imagery from orbit.
The Camera is of the push broom type. whereby the side
scan is performed electronically at the focal plane array
and the forward scan is provided by the motion of the

[Excerpt from:
"A New Micro-Satellite CCD Camera Controller Design", A.b. Benhouzid, A. Rachedi, K. Laidi,]

Also See:
"Alsat-1: First Results of Multispectral Imager", A. Rachedi, N. Hadj-Sahraoui, A. Brewerb,

Online Resources

Instrument Logistics
Instrument Owner: Agence Spatiale Algerienne