Link (Little Intelligent Nanosatellite of KAIST, KR01)

Name Link (Little Intelligent Nanosatellite of KAIST, KR01)
Form factor CubeSat
Units or mass 2U
Status Reentry 2018-09-23. Was semi-operational until 2017-12-XX. (Last SatNOGS report with visible packets 2017-12-20. Last DK3WN report 2017-07-24.)
Launched 2017-04-18
NORAD ID 42714
Deployer NRCSD (NanoRacks CubeSat Deployer) [Quad-M]
Launcher Atlas V (QB50)
Deployment Deployed from ISS on 2017-05-18
Organization Korea Advanced Institute of Science and Technology (KAIST)
Institution Institute
Entity type Government (Civil / Military)
Nation South Korea
Launch brokerer Nanoracks
Partners QB50

Part of QB50 to study lower termosphere.


INMS (Ion/Neutral Mass Spectrometer), which measures the mass of ions and neutral atoms, as the primary payload for the QB50 project. The secondary payload is two Langmuir probes, which are in-house sensors developed by Space Science Laboratory of KAIST. QB50.

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Last modified: 2023-11-04

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