D-Sat (Deorbit Satellite)

Name D-Sat (Deorbit Satellite)
Form factor CubeSat
Units or mass 3U
Status Was operational until 2017-10-17. (Official website)
Launched 2017-06-23
NORAD ID 42794
Deployer Unknown
Launcher PSLV
Organization D-Orbit
Institution Company
Entity type Commercial
Nation Italy
Partners CNIT

Test deorbiting device and disaster alert payload.


Demonstrate in-orbit the capability of D-Orbit’s technology. First satellite ever to be actively de-orbited in a quick, safe, reliable and controlled way. Disaster Alert proof of concept payload. Will also demonstrate de-orbit capabilities.

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Keywords De-orbit device

Last modified: 2023-11-04

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