PolyITAN-1 Satellite

Spacecraft name PolyITAN-1
Spacecraft type CubeSat
Units or mass 1U
Status Operational (Last SatNOGS report with data 2023-06-08 as of 2023-06-08)
Launched 2014-06-19
NORAD ID 40042
Deployer QuadPack (XL) [ISISpace]
Launcher Dnepr
Organisation National Technical University of Ukraine
Institution University
Entity type Academic / Education
Nation Ukraine
Launch brokerer ISILaunch

Educational training and demonstrate CubeSat platform.


Training of specialists for space engineering, Development of a small-size platform for space exploration. Refining new design and technology solutions. Establishment of a training laboratory at the university for the control and data acquisition and processing system of small satellites. Establishment of the facilities on ground for the environmental testing of satellites, including thermal vacuum tests. Frame is made of CFRP (Carbon Fiber Reinforced Plastic) honeycomb panels with very low specific weight.

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Keywords First CubeSat of country
On the same launch

Last modified: 2024-01-04

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