GEARRS-2 Satellite

Satellite name GEARRS 2 (GEARRSAT 2, Globalstar Experiment And Risk Reduction Satellite)
Type CubeSat
Units or mass 3U
Status Was operational until 2016-XX-XX?
Launched 2015-05-20
NORAD ID 40657
Deployer P-POD (Poly-Picosatellite Orbital Deployer)
Launcher Atlas V
Organisation NearSpace Launch
Institution Company
Entity type Commercial
Country US
Launch brokerer Tyvak, ?
Partners Air Force Research Laboratory (AFRL)

Demonstrate satellite operations through Globalstar network.


Show that the Globalstar satellite network is a feasible option for the command and control of a small satellite system.

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Photo sources [1]
Keywords Globalstar or Iridium or Inmarsat
On the same launch

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