Name CanX-7
Type CubeSat
Units or mass 3U
Status Reentry 2022-04-21. Was operational (Personal contact 2018-08-10)
Launched 2016-09-26
NORAD ID 41788
Deployer XPOD (eXperimental Push Out Deployer) [UTIAS/SFL]
Launcher PSLV
Organisation Space Flight Laboratory
Institution Institute
Entity Government (Civil / Military)
Nation Canada
Manufacturer AIVT by Space Flight Laboratory
Operator Space Flight Laboratory
Launch brokerer Space Flight Laboratory (UTIAS-SFL), ?
Oneliner Demonstrate deployable drag sail.
Results Successfully demonstrated its drag sail technology when the CanX-7 satellite deorbited last month.
Sources [1] [2] [3]
Keywords ADS-B, De-orbit device

Last modified: 2022-07-31
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