Name Fox-1D
Type CubeSat
Units or mass 1U
Status Operational (Last SatNOGS report with data 2019-05-26 checked on 2019-05-26)
Launched 2018-01-12
NORAD ID 43137
Deployer QuadPack (XL) [ISISpace]
Launcher PSLV
Organisation The Radio Amateur Satellite Corporation (AMSAT)
Institution Company
Entity Commercial
Nation US
Launch brokerer Spaceflight

Demonstrate high energy radiation instrument and amateur radio payload.


High energy radiation instrument “HERCI” developed by the University of Iowa Department of Physics and Astronomy, a Virginia Tech camera experiment, and a Pennsylvania State-Erie MEMS gyro experiment. Fox-1D will also serve as a communications relay for amateurs worldwide via the onboard FM repeater system.

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