PSSC (PSSCT, PSSCT-1, Pico Satellite Solar Cell Testbed)

Name PSSC (PSSCT, PSSCT-1, Pico Satellite Solar Cell Testbed)
Type Nanosatellite
Units or mass 6.5 kg
Status Reentry 2010-02-17. Was operational until 2009-03-19, 3.5 months, 109 days.
Launched 2008-11-29
NORAD ID 33445
Deployer SSPL (Space Shuttle Picosatellite Laincher, PLA, Picosatellite Launcher Assembly)
Launcher Space Shuttle
Organisation Military
Organisation The Aerospace Corporation
Nation US
Oneliner Monitor accelerated radiation degradation of triple-junction solar cells in a high radiation environment.

Last modified: 2019-07-07
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