FossaSat-2
FossaSat-2
FossaSat-2
FossaSat-2
FossaSat-2
FossaSat-2
FossaSat-2
Name FossaSat-2
Type PocketQube
Units or mass PocketQube 1p
Organisation Fossa Systems
Institution Company
Entity Commercial
Nation Spain
Manufacturer AIVT by Fossa Systems
Operator Fossa Systems
Launch brokerer Fossa Systems, Momentus
Oneliner

First of a PocketQube constellation to provide LoRa-based IoT communications.

Description

First of a constellation to provide LoRa-based IoT communications. These are second generation 2P satellites aimed at providing a high performance PocketQube platform for dedicated constellations and low-cost in-orbit demonstration. This new platform has 1P of payload space, can provide up to 9 watts of solar power, has full ADCS pointing capability and multiple storage / processing options. 

Sources [1]
Photo Sources [1] [2] [3] [4] [5] [6]
Keywords Open-source

Related Spacecraft

Name Status Launch Orbit
FossaSat-2 Launch failure 2021-09-02 300 km, 97 deg, SSO
FossaSat-2E 7 (FOSSASAT2E7) Operational (Official Twitter post from 2022-10-11 about first 13 satellites being at full capacity as of 2022-12-21) 2022-05-25 530 km, 97.5 deg, SSO
FossaSat-2E 8 (FOSSASAT2E8) Operational (Official Twitter post from 2022-10-11 about first 13 satellites being at full capacity as of 2022-12-21) 2022-05-25 530 km, 97.5 deg, SSO
FossaSat-2E 9 Deployment failure? Assumed to be still on spacecraft (Momentus Vigoride VR-3 as object not tracked but conflicting Twitter post from 2022-10-11 as of 2022-12-21) 2022-05-25 530 km, 97.5 deg, SSO
FossaSat-2E 10 Deployment failure? Assumed to be still on spacecraft (Momentus Vigoride VR-3 as object not tracked but conflicting Twitter post from 2022-10-11 as of 2022-12-21) 2022-05-25 530 km, 97.5 deg, SSO
FossaSat-2E 11 (FOSSASAT2E11) Operational (Official Twitter post from 2022-10-11 about first 13 satellites being at full capacity as of 2022-12-21) 2022-05-25 530 km, 97.5 deg, SSO
FossaSat-2E 12 (FOSSASAT2E12) Operational (Official Twitter post from 2022-10-11 about first 13 satellites being at full capacity as of 2022-12-21) 2022-05-25 530 km, 97.5 deg, SSO
FossaSat-2E 13 Operational (Official Twitter post from 2022-10-11 about first 13 satellites being at full capacity as of 2022-12-21) 2022-05-25 530 km, 97.5 deg, SSO
FossaSat-2 (Platzi) not launched 2023-03-31 450 km, SSO
FossaSat-2 not launched 2023-12-30 450 km, SSO
FossaSat-2F not launched 2023-12-30 450 km, SSO

Last modified: 2022-12-29
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