MAYA-1 Satellite

Name MAYA-1 (BIRDS-2)
Form factor CubeSat
Units or mass 1U
Status Reentry 2020-11-20. Was operational (Last SatNOGS report with AFSK data 2019-04-29 checked on 2019-05-26)
Launched 2018-06-29
NORAD ID 43590
Deployer J-SSOD (JEM Small Satellite Orbital Deployer)
Launcher Falcon 9 (CRS-15)
Deployment Deployed from ISS on 2018-08-10
Organisation University of the Philippines
Institution University
Entity Academic / Education
Nation (HQ) Philippines
Nation (AIT) Japan
Manufacturer AIVT by Kyushu Institute of Technology
Launch brokerer JAXA

Amateur radio communications and educational training.


Provide digital message relay service to the amateur radio community by means of an APRS digipeater onboard. Demonstrate a store-and-forward (S&F) system.

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Photo sources [1]
Keywords First CubeSat of country
On the same launch

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