Polar Scout
Polar Scout
Polar Scout
Polar Scout
Polar Scout
Polar Scout
Polar Scout
Name Polar Scout
Type CubeSat
Units or mass 6U
Organisation US Coast Guard
Institution Military
Entity Government (Civil / Military)
Nation US
Launch brokerer Spaceflight
Oneliner Provide a maritime surveillance capability for the U.S. Coast Guard to detect position of emergency beacons.
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Related Spacecraft

Name Status Launch Orbit
Polar Scout A (ORS-7, Polar Scout 1, ORS-7, Kodiak) Operational (Press release 6 months after launch on 2019-05-19) 2018-12-03 580 km, 97.8 deg
Polar Scout B (ORS-7, Polar Scout 2, ORS-7, Yukon) Operational (Press release 6 months after launch on 2019-05-19) 2018-12-03 580 km, 97.8 deg

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