BEESAT 9
Name BEESAT-9 (TUBSAT-17)
Type CubeSat
Units or mass 1U
Status Operational (Official social media, but last post on 2019-08-05 last checked on 2019-12-31)
Launched 2019-07-05
NORAD ID 44412
Deployer EXOpod 12U/16U [Exolaunch]
Launcher Sojuz
Organisation Berlin Technical University
Institution University
Entity Academic / Education
Nation Germany
Oneliner

Educational training and demonstrate CubeSat platform technologies plus camera.

Description

Educational, experimental satellite. The main objective is to verify 3- axes stabilization using a GPS receiver, reaction wheels and magnetorquers. A camera will take picture of Earth to verify the attitude of the satellite. A new attitude control actuator, developed in a PhD thesis, will be first flown on BEESAT-9. A second flight model is to be launched as part of the BEESAT-4 project. Under the name BEESAT-9, the engineering model of BEESAT-4 was modified and prepared for use in space.

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Space photos BEESAT 9

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