Astrocast
Astrocast
Astrocast
Astrocast
Astrocast
Astrocast
Astrocast
Astrocast
Astrocast
Astrocast
Name Astrocast
Type CubeSat
Units or mass 3U
Organisation Astrocast
Institution Company
Entity Commercial
Nation Switzerland
Launch brokerer D-Orbit
Oneliner

Constellation for IoT/M2M services.

Description

Low data M2M and IoT services.

Astrocast will be the first IoT nanosatellite constellation to deliver:

  • 100% coverage of the globe including remote areas
  • Lowest latency nanosatellite IoT network
  • Global L-Band frequencies
  • 256 bit encryption with multi-level security
  • Patented data protocol developed and optimized for satellite IoT in partnership with Airbus
  • Communication module smaller than a credit card using a revolutionary low-cost and ultra-low power patented chipset developed in collaboration with the CEA
  • Miniaturized and low-cost antenna
  • Low-cost data plans
  • Web application for monitoring assets and subscription plan
Sources [1]
Photo Sources [1] [2] [3] [4]
Keywords Propulsion

Related Spacecraft

Name Status Launch Orbit
Astrocast 0.1 Kiwi (ACN-0, Astrocast-1) Operational (Public news on 2019-03-14 celebrating 100 days) 2018-12-03 580 km, 97.8 deg
Astrocast 0.2 Hawaii (ACN-0, Astrocast-2) Operational (Official social media on 2019-04-02 and SatNOGS reports) 2019-04-01 500 km, 97.5 deg, SSO
Astrocast 3 (Astrocast-0101) Operational 2021-01-24 525 km, 97.5 deg
Astrocast 4 (Astrocast-0102) Operational 2021-01-24 525 km, 97.5 deg
Astrocast 5 (Astrocast-0103) Operational 2021-01-24 525 km, 97.5 deg
Astrocast 6 (Astrocast-0104) Operational 2021-01-24 525 km, 97.5 deg
Astrocast 7 (Astrocast-0105) Operational 2021-01-24 525 km, 97.5 deg
Astrocast 8 (ASTROCAST-0201) Operational (Official news) 2021-06-30 525 km, 97.5 deg
Astrocast 9 (ASTROCAST-0202) Operational (Official news) 2021-06-30 525 km, 97.5 deg
Astrocast 10 (ASTROCAST-0203) Operational (Official news) 2021-06-30 525 km, 97.5 deg
Astrocast 11 (ASTROCAST-0204) Operational (Official news) 2021-06-30 525 km, 97.5 deg
Astrocast 12 (ASTROCAST-0205) Operational (Official news) 2021-06-30 525 km, 97.5 deg
Astrocast 17 (0301) Operational (Official blog post from 2022-11-28) 2022-11-26 505 km, 97.5 deg
Astrocast 18 (0302) Operational (Official blog post from 2022-11-28) 2022-11-26 505 km, 97.5 deg
Astrocast 19 (0303) Operational (Official blog post from 2022-11-28) 2022-11-26 505 km, 97.5 deg
Astrocast 20 (0304) Operational (Official blog post from 2022-11-28) 2022-11-26 505 km, 97.5 deg
Astrocast 13 not launched 2023-01-03 not launched
Astrocast 14 not launched 2023-01-03 not launched
Astrocast 15 not launched 2023-01-03 not launched
Astrocast 16 not launched 2023-01-03 not launched
Astrocast 21 not launched 2023-12-31 not launched
Astrocast 22 not launched 2023-12-31 not launched
Astrocast 23 not launched 2023-12-31 LEO, 0 deg
Astrocast 24 not launched 2023-12-31 LEO, 0 deg
Astrocast 25 not launched 2024-12-31 LEO, 0 deg
Astrocast 26 not launched 2024-12-31 LEO, 0 deg
Astrocast 27 not launched 2024-12-31 LEO, 0 deg
Astrocast 28 not launched 2024-12-31 LEO, 0 deg
Astrocast 29 not launched 2024-12-31 LEO, 0 deg
Astrocast 30 not launched 2024-12-31 LEO, 0 deg
Astrocast 31 not launched 2024-12-31 LEO, 0 deg
Astrocast 32 not launched 2024-12-31 LEO, 0 deg

Last modified: 2022-12-31
Detailed Astrocast entry in the Database
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