GOMX-2 Satellite

Spacecraft name GOMX-2
Spacecraft type CubeSat
Units or mass 2U
Status Launch failure
Launched 2014-10-28
NORAD ID Launch failure
Deployer NRCSD (NanoRacks CubeSat Deployer) [Quad-M]
Launcher Antares
Entity name GomSpace
Institution Company
Entity Commercial
Country Denmark
Manufacturer AIVT by GomSpace
Operator GomSpace
Launch brokerer Nanoracks
Partners Aalborg University

Test a de-orbit system and optical communications experiment.


A 2U CubeSat intended to test a de-orbit system designed by Aalborg University. Also flying a optical communications experiment from the National University of Singapore. The mission will also flight qualify a new highspeed UHF transceiver and SDR receiver from a new generation Aalborg University team.

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COTS subsystems
  • PLATFORM - GomSpace
Keywords De-orbit device
On the same launch

Last modified: 2023-06-03

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