Name NMTSat (New Mexico Tech Nanosatellite)
Type CubeSat
Units or mass 3U
Status No signal (Smallsat 2020 and tweet from Jonathan McDowell on 2019-03-04)
Launched 2018-12-16
NORAD ID 43851?
Deployer RailPOD [Tyvak]
Launcher Electron
Organisation New Mexico Institute of Mining and Technology
Institution University
Entity Academic / Education
Nation US
Launch brokerer TriSept
Oneliner Correlating state-of-health information from the spacecraft with space weather in LEO and ELROI Optical Satellite License Plate.
Results Failed to contact ground stations following launch. Tried to look for the optical signal from the ELROI on the cubesat based on the orbital elements of the various unidentified objects associated with the launch, but failed to see anything.
Sources [1] [2] [3]
Keywords License Plate Identification Tag, Tracking Enhancement Device

Last modified: 2021-08-11
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