Satellite GENESIS-G-J
Type PocketQube
Units or mass PocketQube 1p
Organisation AMSAT-EA
Institution Non-profit
Entity type Academic / Education
Nation Spain
Manufacturer AIVT by Hydra Space
Partners Hydra Space

Second-generation GENESIS satellites to replace the ones lost with radio amateur payloads.


These second-generation GENESIS satellites. Named GENESIS-G and GENESIS-J, are much more advanced than their predecessors, which were simple CW / ASK repeaters although they had a complex operating system and platform management software.
These new satellites, which have a more powerful on-board computer and updated software, allow functionalities of FM voice repeater, AFSK / FSK non-regenerative repeater up to 2400 bps, FSK regenerative repeater up to 50 bps, CW, pre-recorded digitized voice in FM and FSK telemetry at 50 bps .

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COTS subsystems
  • THRUSTER - Ienai
  • PLATFORM - Hydra Space
Subsystems sources [1]
Keywords Propulsion

Related Spacecraft

Name Status Launcher Launch date Orbit
GENESIS-G (Astroland-1) Reentry 2022-10-05, 5 days due to lower than planned orbit. No signal? (No SatNOGS reports with data found as of 2022-12-21) Firefly Alpha 2022-10-01 180 km, 136.8 deg
GENESIS-J (Astroland-2) Reentry 2022-10-05, due to lower than planned orbit. Was operational until 2022-10-04? (Analysis by Gabriel Otero on Twitter and report on SatNOGS as of 2022-12-21) Firefly Alpha 2022-10-01 180 km, 136.8 deg

Last modified: 2023-12-13

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