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Name Alba Orbital
Previous names PocketQube Shop
PocketQube Bus/Platform
PocketQube Subsystems
PocketQube Deployer
PocketQube Launch Services
Launch Provider / Brokerer
Constellations Earth Observation
Night Lights
First Earth Observation constellation with PocketQubes. Aiming for 15 min revisit. Announced night lights constellation in 2021.
Status: Prototype development
Constellation page at NewSpace Index
Country UK
Founded 2013
Funding $3.4M+
Notes [Nighttime light data constellation in cooperation with New Light Technologies.]( [Earth observation constellation was being planned in 2018.](
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Status Active in nanosatellites
Subcontractor for
launched nanosats
NOOR 1-A (NOOR1-A, Unicorn-2B),   NOOR 1-B (NOOR1-B, Unicorn-2C)
Subcontractor for
to be launched nanosats
Unicorn-2A,   Unicorn-2D,   Unicorn-2E,   Unicorn-1
Own nanosats
to be launched
Unicorn-2A,   Unicorn-2D,   Unicorn-2E,   Unicorn-1,   Unicorn (D)

Last modified: 2021-08-14

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