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What does SCISAT stand for?

SCISAT stands for Scientific Satellite

This definition appears somewhat frequently and is found in the following Acronym Finder categories:

  • Military and Government
  • Science, medicine, engineering, etc.

Samples in periodicals archive:

Once testing is complete, the spacecraft will be commanded to maneuver into a 438-mile altitude, near-polar orbit with five other scientific satellites as part of the Afternoon (A-Train) Constellation.
Now, the network of TDRS satellites combines to convey near-continuous signals, information and commands from ground controllers to the International Space Station as well the Hubble Space Telescope and a range of scientific satellites.
Kim said his government was waiting for the analysis of the third stage from related organizations to verify Pyongyang's announcement that the rocket successfully put a scientific satellite into orbit.
Under the ambitious project Selena Ukraine is set to send its own scientific satellite to the Moon in 2017, according to the advisor to the chairman of the State Space Agency of Ukraine Eduard Kuznetsov.