MYSAT-1 Satellite

Spacecraft name MYSAT-1 (MI CubeSat)
Form factor CubeSat
Units or mass 1U
Status Reentry 2022-12-16. Was operational? (Social media and live SatNOGS dashboard)
Launched 2018-11-17
NORAD ID 44044
Deployer NRCSD-E (External NanoRacks CubeSat Deployer)
Launcher Antares
Deployment Deployed from Cygnus on 2019-02-14
Organisation Khalifa University of Science and Technology
Institution University
Entity Academic / Education
Nation United Arab Emirates
Launch brokerer Nanoracks
Partners Al Yah Satellite Communications Company (Yahsat), Space Systems Loral

Educational training plus small camera for vegetation monitoring and new type of battery.


Communicate with our CubeSat in space, and establish a telemetry download. Taking photos of our area (UAE) using a camera as a payload and send the photos back to our ground station. In addition, a new Lithium – Ion battery which is manufactured in Masdar Institute laboratories will be tested in Space. Small camera for UAE vegetation monitoring and a new type of battery for testing in space.

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Space photos MYSAT-1MYSAT-1MYSAT-1


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