Cuballute Satellite

Name Cuballute
Form factor CubeSat
Units or mass 3U
Status cancelled
Entity name Bundeswehr University Munich
Institution University
Entity type Academic / Education
Nation Germany

CubeSat to Mars to probe the atmosphere using hypersonic drag balloon.


Interplanetary Cubesat mission concept to probe the tenuous upper layers of the Martian atmosphere and high altitude landing sites on Mars such as Tharsis, by means of a hypersonic drag balloon, a device known as a „Ballute".

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Keywords Beyond Earth orbit

Last modified: 2024-05-29

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