RAIKO
Name RAIKO
Type CubeSat
Units or mass 2U
Mass in kg 2.603 kg
Status Reentry 2013-08-06. Was operational until 2013-07-15. For the last 20 days only beacons.
Launched 2012-07-21
NORAD ID 38852
Deployer J-SSOD (JEM Small Satellite Orbital Deployer)
Launcher H-IIB (H2B)
Deployment Deployed from ISS on 2012-10-04
Organisation Tohoku University
Institution University
Entity Academic / Education
Nation Japan
Launch brokerer JAXA
Oneliner Demonstrate technologies for larger satellites including CMOS and CCD sensors.
Failure cause Assumed that the frequency lock function of on-board receiver was easily terminated because the satellite rotation speed was fast.
Sources Link-1 Link-2
Keywords Ku-band

Last modified: 2019-07-13
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