TNS-0 (TEKh-42, Technologicesky Nanosputnik)

Name TNS-0 (TEKh-42, Technologicesky Nanosputnik)
Type Nanosatellite
Units or mass 4.5 kg
Status Reentry 2005-08-30. Was operational until 2005-07-15.
Launched 2005-02-28
NORAD ID 28547
Deployer Hand deployed
Launcher Sojuz-U
Deployment Deployed from ISS on 2005-03-15
Organisation Moscow Russian Scientific Research Institute
Institution Institute
Entity Government (Civil / Military)
Nation Russia
Oneliner Testing Globalstar constellation to operate satellite.
Failure cause Batteries were empty and burnt in atmosphere couple of months later.
Sources [1] [2] [3]
Keywords Globalstar or Iridium or Inmarsat

Last modified: 2021-03-21
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