MEPSI 2

MEPSI 2
MEPSI 2
MEPSI 2
MEPSI 2
MEPSI 2
Satellite MEPSI 2
Form factor Nanosatellite
Units or mass 1.4 kg
Organisation DARPA
Institution Military
Entity type Government (Civil / Military)
Country US
Manufacturer AIVT by Aerospace Corporation
Operator Aerospace Corp
Partners NASA Jet Propulsion Laboratory, Aerospace Corporation
Oneliner

Demonstrate technologies for miniature autonomous inspector.

Description

Pair is tethered. Cold gas propulsion system, with 0.1N thrust with 5 thrusters. This propulsion system includes MEMS pressure transducers.

Sources [1] [2] [3]
Photo sources [1] [2]
Keywords Tether, Propulsion

Related Spacecraft

Satellite Status Launcher Launch date Orbit
MEPSI 2A Reentry 2007-03-08. Was operational until 2006-12-12, 3.5 days Space Shuttle 2006-12-09 400 km, 51.6 deg, ISS
MEPSI 2B Reentry 2007-03-08. Was operational until 2006-12-12, 3.5 days Space Shuttle 2006-12-09 400 km, 51.6 deg, ISS

Last modified: 2023-12-15

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