TRICOM 1R Tasuki Satellites

TRICOM 1R Tasuki
TRICOM 1R Tasuki
TRICOM 1R Tasuki
Spacecraft name TRICOM 1R Tasuki
Type CubeSat
Units or mass 3U
Entity name University of Tokyo
Institution University
Entity Academic / Education
Nation Japan
Launch brokerer JAXA, ?

Take pictures of the Earth.


Two cameras, one on either side, to take pictures of the Earth. Expected to operate for about a month before re-entering the earth’s atmosphere and burning up.

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Photo sources [1]
Space photos TRICOM 1R TasukiTRICOM 1R Tasuki


Related Spacecraft

Spacecraft Status Rocket Date Orbit
TRICOM 1 Launch failure SS-520 2017-01-14 180 x 1500 km, 31 deg
TRICOM 1R Tasuki Reentry 2018-08-22. Was operational, but unclear whether it was until decay (Official press release, photos also taken) SS-520 2018-02-03 190 x 2000 km, 30.9 deg

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