About Engineering Test Satellite I "KIKU-1" (ETS-I)
ETS-I was NASDA's first satellite launched with the objectives of acquiring all-around information on N-series launch vehicles, orbit injection and tracking and control.
|International Designation Code||1975-082A|
|Launch Vehicle||N-I Launch Vehicle (N1F)|
|Launch Site||Tanegashima Space Center|
|Orbit||1000km(alt.)circular/47deg. inclination/106min. period|
|Dimensions||26 surfaces with a diameter of 80cm|