Descent

Name Descent
Type CubeSat
Type 1U
Organisation University
Organisation York University
Nation Canada
Oneliner Two 1U-CubeSats connected by a 100m tape electrodynamic tether for deorbiting demonstration.
Keywords Tether

Related Spacecraft

Name Status Launch year Orbit
Descent-A (Deorbiting Spacecraft using Electrodynamic Tether) not launched 2019-01-31 400 km, 51.6 deg, ISS
Descent-B (Deorbiting Spacecraft using Electrodynamic Tether) not launched 2019-01-31 400 km, 51.6 deg, ISS

Detailed Descent entry in the Database
Nanosats Database (much more data)

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