PEARL Satellite

Satellite name PEARL
Form factor CubeSat
Units or mass 3U
Status cancelled
Entity name Utah State University
Institution Military
Entity type Government (Civil / Military)
Nation US

Demonstrate modular CubeSat platform with Vx Works operatiing system.


Spacecraft bus flight demonstration. PEARL spacecraft platform is a set of standard and customizable components that can be assembled into multiple mission configurations while minimizing non-recurring engineering costs and development schedules.

The 3U PEARL is one of the smallest spacecraft to provide capabilities such as a Vx Works operating system, 3-axis attitude control with a high order Kalman Filter, and floating point operations for navigation and mission data processing. One, 1.5 and 3U options are available.

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Last modified: 2024-05-29

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