The team has confirmed everything is on target for the launch of KhalifaSat, into orbit aboard the H-IIA rocket for a planned mission life of five years. For this, MBRSC is partnering with Mitsubishi Heavy Industries (MHI) and the Japan Aerospace Exploration Agency (JAXA).
Once deployed into a low earth orbit (about 613 km up), it will capture and deliver high-quality detailed images of Earth to the ground station in Dubai.
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