MEPSI

MEPSI
MEPSI
MEPSI
Name MEPSI
Type CubeSat
Units or mass 1U
Organisation DARPA
Institution Military
Entity Government (Civil / Military)
Nation US
Oneliner Tethered pair to demonstrate the capability of deploying an onboard miniature autonomous inspector.
Sources Link-1
Keywords Tether, Propulsion

Related Spacecraft

Name Status Launch Orbit
MEPSI 1A (MEMS-based PicoSat Inspector) Reentry 2003-01-31. Was semi operational until 2003-02-01, less than 1 day. Some beacons received, but no two-way communications. 2002-11-23 390 km, 51.6 deg
MEPSI 1B (MEMS-based PicoSat Inspector) Reentry 2003-01-31. Was semi operational until 2003-02-01, less than 1 day. Some beacons received, but no two-way communications. 2002-11-23 390 km, 51.6 deg
MEPSI 2A Reentry 2007-03-08. Was operational until 2006-12-12, 3.5 days 2006-12-09 400 km, 51.6 deg, ISS
MEPSI 2B Reentry 2007-03-08. Was operational until 2006-12-12, 3.5 days 2006-12-09 400 km, 51.6 deg, ISS
MEPSI 3A cancelled x_cancelled cancelled
MEPSI 3B cancelled x_cancelled cancelled
MEPSI 4A cancelled x_cancelled cancelled
MEPSI 4B cancelled x_cancelled cancelled

Last modified: 2020-03-22
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