SNUSat-2 Satellite

Satellite name SNUSat-2
Form factor CubeSat
Units or mass 3U
Status Was semi-operational until 2018-12-10, a week? (DK3WN reports decoded packet 2018-12-08. DS1STU reports telemetry of high rotation 2018-12-08 and uplink confirmation on 2018-12-10 but no further news found. SatNOGS reports do not have waterfall or very short strange packets. Last checked 2023-06-10)
Launched 2018-12-03
NORAD ID 43782
Deployer QuadPack (XL) [ISISpace]
Launcher Falcon 9 (Spaceflight SSO-A, SHERPA)
Organization Seoul National University
Institution University
Entity type Academic / Education
Headquarters South Korea
Launch brokerer ISILaunch

Early-stage disaster monitoring and demonstrate in-house technologies.


Early point of interest scanning mission for disaster monitoring using wide angle and high resolution cameras. Also testing in house developed star tracker and earth sensor.

Failure cause According to the telemetry SNUSAT-2 is under serious tumbling motion.
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Photo sources [1]
On the same launch

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