CubeSail
CubeSail
CubeSail
CubeSail
Name CubeSail
Type CubeSat
Units or mass 1.5U
Organisation University
Organisation University of Illinois
Nation US
Oneliner Low-cost demonstration of the UltraSail solar sailing concept using two CubeSats to deploy a 260 m-long reflecting film.
Keywords Solar sail, Propulsion

Related Spacecraft

Name Status Launch Orbit
CubeSail 1 (CubeSail-A) Was semi-operational until 2018-12-XX? (Tweet from Jonathan McDowell on 2019-03-04) 2018-12-16 510 km, 85 deg
CubeSail 2 (CubeSail-B) Was semi-operational until 2018-12-XX? (Tweet from Jonathan McDowell on 2019-03-04) 2018-12-16 510 km, 85 deg

Last modified: 2019-07-13
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