D-Sat (Deorbit Satellite)

D-Sat
Name D-Sat (Deorbit Satellite)
Type 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
Organisation D-Orbit
Institution Company
Entity Commercial
Nation Italy
Oneliner

Test deorbiting device and disaster alert payload.

Description

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.

Sources [1]
Keywords De-orbit device

Last modified: 2022-12-29
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