KrakSat
KrakSat
KrakSat
KrakSat
KrakSat
KrakSat
KrakSat
Name KrakSat (KRAKsat)
Type CubeSat
Units or mass 1U
Status Was operational until 2019-07-30, 14 days after battery dropped to critical level. Was quiet from deployment on 2019-07-03 to 2019-07-16 after which two-way communications was established, but mission objectives not completed.
Launched 2019-04-17
NORAD ID 44426
Deployer NRCSD (NanoRacks CubeSat Deployer) [Quad-M]
Launcher Antares
Deployment Deployed from ISS on 2019-07-03
Organisation AGH University of Science and Technology
Institution University
Entity Academic / Education
Nation Poland
Manufacturer AIVT by SatRevolution
Launch brokerer Nanoracks
Oneliner Demostrate ferrofluid based attitude control.
Results Main experiment of Ferrofluid Reaction Wheel not started due to negative power budgets and various cascading problems.
Failure cause Power supply (negative power budget) problems causing endless loop of restarts. Also hysteresis and EPS problems.
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