PolyITAN-2-SAU Satellite

Satellite name PolyITAN-2-SAU (KPI-SAU, UA01)
Spacecraft type CubeSat
Units or mass 2U
Status Reentry 2019-02-05. Was operational (Last DK3WN report 2019-02-04)
Launched 2017-04-18
NORAD ID 42732
Deployer NRCSD (NanoRacks CubeSat Deployer) [Quad-M]
Launcher Atlas V (QB50)
Deployment Deployed from ISS on 2017-05-27
Organisation National Technical University of Ukraine
Institution University
Entity type Academic / Education
Nation Ukraine
Launch brokerer Nanoracks
Partners QB50, Shenyang Aerospace University

Part of QB50 to study lower termosphere.


FIPEX (Flux-Φ-Probe Experiment) of TU Dresden as the primary payload for the QB50 project, which is able to distinguish and measure the time-resolved behaviour of atomic and molecular oxygen as a key parameter of the lower thermosphere. QB50.

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Keywords QB50
On the same launch

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