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PATHFINDER 1

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NORAD ID: 41787
Int'l Code: 2016-059E
Perigee: 667.8 km
Apogee: 709.3 km
Inclination: 98.1 °
Period: 98.4 minutes
Semi major axis: 7059 km
RCS: Unknown
Launch date: September 26, 2016
Source: United States (US)
Launch site: SRIHARIKOTA (SRI)

PATHFINDER 1 is a demonstration satellite for BlackSky Global, a Seattle-based company intending to field a fleet of 60 spacecraft to offer on-demand high-resolution images of any place on the planet. The U.S.-built Earth observing platform weighed about 97 pounds (44 kilograms), and will lay the foundation for BlackSky's commercial remote sensing business, which officials announced in June 2015. The main objective of the pathfinder is to return imagery, an achievement that would prove the basic technology behind the planned commercial Earth-observing satellite fleet. The satellite is designed for three-year lifetimes and will have an imaging resolution of about 3.3 feet (1 meter) from an altitude of 280 miles (450 kilometers).
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NASA's NSSDC Master Catalog

Two Line Element Set (TLE):
1 41787U 16059E   19084.50530081  .00000048  00000-0  18438-4 0  9992
2 41787  98.0776 146.8991 0029428 289.8531  69.9514 14.63655717133124
Source of the keplerian elements: AFSPC