PoSAT-1 is in a heliosynchronous, quasi-polar, orbit at an altitude of about 790 km. It was launched on September 27, 1993 by
Ariane 4, flight 59
, as a piggy-back of
, using the
(Ariane Structure for Auxiliary Payloads) facility.
The other piggy-back companions of PoSAT-1 were: STELLA, KITSAT-2, HEALTHSAT-2, ITAMSAT and EYESAT.
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