SamSat-218/D (Kontact-Nanosputnik)

Name SamSat-218/D (Kontact-Nanosputnik)
Type CubeSat
Units or mass 3U
Status Reentry 2022-03-04. Was semi-operational? (Lack of reports with telemetry. Last SatNOGS reports 2019-04-12, but suspicious data)
Launched 2016-04-28
NORAD ID 41466
Deployer SRC-POD (Space Rocket Centre Progress JSC)
Launcher Sojuz-2-1a
Organisation Samara State Aerospace University
Institution University
Entity Academic / Education
Nation Russia

Demonstration of navigation and control technologies.


The main objective of this satellite is a demonstration of navigation and control technologies. Researches aimed at improving of performance reliability of equipment will make space experiments more efficient.

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Last modified: 2023-01-01
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