TOPEX/Poseidon

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Satellite characteristics

Launch Date - End 10 August 1992 - 18 January 2006

Status Decommissioned

Altitude 1330

Satellite family: SPOT (Système Pour l'Observation de la Terre)

The SPOT Earth observation system was conceived and designed by CNES (Centre National d'Etudes Spatiales), the French space agency, and developed in association with the Belgian Science Policy Office (formely Federal Office for Scientific, Technical, and Cultural Affairs) and the Swedish National Space Board (SNSB).
More information: https://spot.cnes.fr/en/SPOT