SACRED Satellite

Name SACRED (AlcatelSat)
Spacecraft type CubeSat
Units or mass 1U
Status Launch failure
Launched 2006-07-26
NORAD ID Launch failure
Deployer P-POD (Poly-Picosatellite Orbital Deployer)
Launcher Dnepr
Organisation University of Arizona
Institution University
Entity type Academic / Education
Country US
Launch brokerer Cal Poly
Partners Montpelier University and Alcatel Space Systems of France.

Measure the total amount of radiation and test radiation effect on four commercial integrated circuits.


Measure the total amount of high-energy radiation over a two-year span and will test the radiation properties of four commercial integrated circuits. The payload for this satellite was produced by Montpelier University and Alcatel and provides a valuable scientific/commercial application.

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