ITC Satellites and Sensors Database

Planet - Dove, Flock 2p

12 shoebox-sized Earth Observation satellites

Launched in:2016
Orbit height:495 km
Orbit type:Sun Synchronous
Organisation: Planet - USA
Launched 22 Jun 2016.
Various Flocks deployed from ISS in 2014, 2015, 2016.
Flocks 2p, 2k, 3m and 3p launched by PSLV and Soyuz in 2016 and 2017.

Planet - Dove, Flock 2p websites


Planet - Imagery
Planet - Platform
Planet - support, FAQ
Planet - Imagery Product Specifications (May 2019)
Planet - Blog (pulse)

Data ordering

Planet Explorer (first get Basic Educ/Res license)

On Board Sensors

PlanetScope (, Dove satellites)