Name CUTE-1.7+APD
Type CubeSat
Units or mass 2U
Status Reentry 2009-10-25. Was operational until 2006-03-16. Semi-operational until 2006-05-06 with beacons.
Launched 2006-02-21
NORAD ID 28941
Deployer CSS, TSD (CUTE Separation System, TITech Separation System)
Launcher M-V (M-5)
Organisation Tokyo Institute of Technology
Institution University
Entity Academic / Education
Nation Japan
Launch brokerer JAXA, ?
Oneliner Demonstration of PDA (Personal Digital Assistant) as an onboard computer and other experiments.
Failure cause Most likely radiation damage, stopped receiving commands, beacon functioned longer,
Keywords Tether

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