CNUSail-1 Satellite

Satellite name CNUSail-1 (Papillon)
Form factor CubeSat
Units or mass 3U
Status No signal (Unable to find successful reports)
Launched 2018-01-12
NORAD ID 43133
Deployer QuadPack (XL) [ISISpace]
Launcher PSLV
Organisation Chungnam National University
Institution University
Entity Academic / Education
Nation South Korea
Launch brokerer ISILaunch
Partners KARI (Korean Aerospace Research Institute)

Deploy solar sail and perform on orbit maneuver.


Develop and operate a 3U-sized cube satellite with solar sail mechanism. The primary mission is to successfully deploy the solar sail in a low earth orbit, and the secondary mission is to collect the scientific data for the effect of the solar sail deployment and operation on orbit maneuver and attitude change of the cube satellite.

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Keywords Solar sail, Propulsion
On the same launch

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