Name ESTCube-2
Type CubeSat
Units or mass 3U
Status not launched, expected in 2023
Organisation University of Tartu
Institution University
Entity Academic / Education
Nation Estonia
Partners Tartu Observatory, Ventspils University College, Nanospace, Finnish Meteorological Institute (FMI)

Test CubeSat platform for Moon missions, deployment of 300 m tether for deorbiting and cameras.


Test the deployment of 300 m tether for deorbiting. Test 2 Earth Observation cameras. Test technologies for ESTCube-2, which might go to Moon. High-speed COM module from Ventspils University College. Propulsion module from Nanospace.

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Keywords Tether, Propulsion

Last modified: 2023-06-10
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