GEO-KOMPSAT 2A

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GEO-KOMPSAT-2A

A South Korean geostationary meteorological satellite developed by the Korea Aerospace Research Institute (KARI). It is one component of the two-satellite GEO-KOMPSAT 2 program. The satellite performs a mission of surveying weather systems, cyclones, and other phenomena across the Asia–Pacific region.


Term edited 29 May 2020.