PICASSO (PICASSO-BEL, Pico-Satellite for Atmospheric and Space Science Observations)

PICASSO
PICASSO
PICASSO
PICASSO
Name PICASSO (PICASSO-BEL, Pico-Satellite for Atmospheric and Space Science Observations)
Type CubeSat
Units or mass 3U
Status Operational (Official post on social media on 2020-09-03)
Launched 2020-09-02
NORAD ID 46281
Deployer QuadPack (XL) [ISISpace]
Launcher Vega (Small Satellite Mission Service)
Organisation Belgian Institute for Space Aeronomy and the Royal Observatory of Belgium.
Institution Institute
Entity Government (Civil / Military)
Nation (HQ) Belgium
Nation (AIT) UK
Manufacturer AIVT by AAC Clyde Space
Operator AAC Clyde Space
Oneliner Retrieve vertical profiles of ozone via Sun occultation and study the ionosphere.
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Last modified: 2021-08-18
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