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Platform: ALOS > Advanced Land Observing Satellite
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Orbit Altitude: 691.65 km
Orbit Inclination: 98.16 deg
Repeat Cycle: 46 days
Orbit Type: LEO > Low Earth Orbit > Polar Sun-Synchronous
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ALOS is a Japanese Earth-Observation satellite, developed by JAXA. The
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Platform Logistics:
Design Life: 3-5 years
Launch Date: 2006-01-24
Launch Site: Tanegashima Island, Japan
Primary Sponsors:
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