HaloSat (Halo-Sat)

Name HaloSat (Halo-Sat)
Type CubeSat
Units or mass 6U
Status Operational (Public news 2018-08-18 checked on 2019-05-26)
Launched 2018-05-21
NORAD ID 43549
Deployer NRCSD (NanoRacks CubeSat Deployer) [Quad-M]
Launcher Antares
Deployment Deployed from ISS on 2018-07-13
Organisation University of Iowa
Institution University
Entity Academic / Education
Nation US
Manufacturer AIVT by Blue Canyon
Launch brokerer NanoRacks
Oneliner Map the distribution of hot gas in the Milky Way by measuring soft X-ray emissions.
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Last modified: 2020-04-10
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