BlackHawk (Black Hawk)

Satellite name BlackHawk (Black Hawk)
Form factor CubeSat
Units or mass 6U
Status Operational? Not launched? (No public news. There seem to be 2 objects too many from this launch and maybe this was not onboard at all due to the complete lack of news while others are accounted for? Jonathan McDowell seems to have removed it from his Satcat as of 2023-06-09)
Launched 2018-12-03
NORAD ID Was it launched?
Deployer QuadPack (XL) [ISISpace],?
Launcher Falcon 9 (Spaceflight SSO-A, SHERPA)
Organization Viasat
Institution Company
Entity type Commercial
Nation US
Manufacturer AIVT by Blue Canyon
Launch brokerer Spaceflight

Technological demonstrator for ViaSat by Blue Canyon Technologies.

Sources [1] [2]
COTS subsystems
  • PLATFORM - Blue Canyon

Last modified: 2023-11-04

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