|Units or mass||3U|
|Organisation||AAC Clyde Space|
|Manufacturer||AIVT by AAC Clyde Space|
|Operator||AAC Clyde Space|
|Costs||$5,900,000 for the manufacturing, launch and long-term operations of two CubeSats|
Space-as-a-service model to build and operate spacecraft and sell AIS data exclusively to ORBCOMM.
Clyde Space will build and launch two AIS-enabled CubeSats, each hosting three dedicated AIS receivers, including a highly versatile Software Defined Radio (SDR)-based receiver. ORBCOMM has an exclusive license for the low-latency AIS data provided by Clyde Space. Space-as-a-service model in which Clyde Space owns and operates the satellites to deliver AIS data exclusively to ORBCOMM and its customers.
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|Kelpie 1 (AAC-AIS-SAT-1, Clyde Orbcomm)||Operational (D-Orbit news from 2023-03-06 last checked 2023-04-15)||2023-01-03||515 km, 97.5 deg|
|Kelpie 2 (Clyde Orbcomm)||not launched||2023-12-30||not launched|