KickSat-2
Name KickSat-2
Type CubeSat
Units or mass 3U
Status Reentry 2019-04-02. Was semi-operational. Antenna likely failed to deploy, but Kicksats were ejected.
Launched 2018-11-17
NORAD ID 44046
Deployer NRCSD-E (External NanoRacks CubeSat Deployer)
Launcher Antares
Deployment Deployed from Cygnus on 2019-02-14
Organisation Cornell University
Institution University
Entity Academic / Education
Nation US
Launch brokerer NanoRacks
Oneliner Reflight of KickSat to carry and deploy 200 Sprites.
Failure cause Antenna likely failed to deploy, but Kicksats were ejected.
Sources Link-1 Link-2
Keywords Chipsats-Sprites

Last modified: 2020-04-10
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