Jugnu Satellite

Spacecraft name Jugnu
Spacecraft type CubeSat
Units or mass 3U
Status Was operational until 2019-02-15. (Last SatNOGS report 2019-02-15 checked on 2019-05-24)
Launched 2011-10-12
NORAD ID 37839
Deployer Custom
Launcher PSLV
Organisation Indian Institute of Technology, Kanpur
Institution University
Entity Academic / Education
Nation India

Educational space systems engineering with camera and GPS.


To develop competence in design, fabrication and usage of micro satellites. Complement the development efforts of the country's satellite application requirements through technology development and validation at the micro satellite level. Development and training of human resources. Strengthen activities in MEMS sensor based technology applications. Micro Imaging System. GPS receiver for locating the position of satellite in the orbit. MEMS based IMU (Inertial Measurement Unit).

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