UiTMSAT-1 Satellite

Name UiTMSAT-1 (BIRDS-2)
Form factor CubeSat
Units or mass 1U
Status Reentry 2020-11-20. Was operational (Last SatNOGS report with AFSK data 2019-03-31 checked on 2019-05-26)
Launched 2018-06-29
NORAD ID 43589
Deployer J-SSOD (JEM Small Satellite Orbital Deployer)
Launcher Falcon 9 (CRS-15)
Deployment Deployed from ISS on 2018-08-10
Organization Universiti Teknologi MARA (UiTM)
Institution University
Entity type Academic / Education
Nation (HQ) Malaysia
Nation (AIT) Japan
Manufacturer AIVT by Kyushu Institute of Technology
Launch brokerer JAXA
Partners Kyushu Institute of Technology

Amateur radio communications and educational training.


Provide digital message relay service to the amateur radio community by means of an APRS digipeater onboard. Demonstrate a store-and-forward (S&F) system. Take photographs of the country, to study the situation of the glacier and lakes, and to do some basic communications?

Sources [1] [2]
Photo sources [1] [2]
Keywords First CubeSat of country
On the same launch

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