BeaverCube

BeaverCube
BeaverCube
BeaverCube
BeaverCube
BeaverCube
BeaverCube
Name BeaverCube
Type CubeSat
Units or mass 3U
Status No signal? (No news found as of 2022-12-20 and previously active Twitter channels are strangely quiet after deployment)
Launched 2022-07-15
NORAD ID 53768
Deployer NRCSD (NanoRacks CubeSat Deployer) [Quad-M]
Launcher Falcon 9 (ELaNa 45) (CRS-25)
Deployment Deployed from ISS on 2022-09-06
Organisation Massachusetts Institute of Technology
Institution University
Entity Academic / Education
Nation US
Oneliner

Educational mission to study cloud properties and shape memory alloy technologies.

Description

Educational mission to introduce high school students, nationwide, to aerospace science and technology through designing a 3U CubeSat. Its science payload will measure cloud properties, ocean surface temperatures and ocean color to study Earth’s climate and weather systems. BeaverCube also will demonstrate an application for the use of shape memory alloy technology via on-orbit calibration.

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Keywords Propulsion

Last modified: 2022-12-29
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