NEUTRON 1
NEUTRON 1
NEUTRON 1
NEUTRON 1
Name NEUTRON-1 (Low Earth Orbit Neutron Flux Detection and Cosmos Mission Operations Technology Demo)
Type CubeSat
Units or mass 3U
Status Semi-operational? (Only 15 beacons received after a month which seems very low as of 2020-12-04 and last checked on 2020-12-15. Awake for 4 min and sleep for 320 min, mostly in deep sleep charging mode and waiting for opportunity to send commands.)
Launched 2020-10-03
NORAD ID 46923?
Deployer NRCSD (NanoRacks CubeSat Deployer) [Quad-M]
Launcher Antares (ELaNa 31) (NG-14)
Deployment Deployed from ISS on 2020-11-05
Organisation University of Hawaii at Manoa
Institution University
Entity Academic / Education
Nation US
MCS COSMOS (Comprehensive Open-architecture Solution for Mission Operations Systems)
Oneliner Measure low energy neutron flux in LEO.
Sources [1] [2] [3]
Keywords Globalstar or Iridium or Inmarsat

Last modified: 2020-12-15
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