Unicorn-1
Unicorn-1
Name Unicorn-1
Type PocketQube
Units or mass PocketQube 2p
Status No signal? (Object not identified in Space-Track as of 2022-12-19 and communications not confirmed on official social media)
Launched 2022-01-13
NORAD ID ?
Deployer Albapod [Alba Orbital]
Launcher Falcon 9 (Transporter-3) (Alba Cluster 3)
Organisation Alba Orbital
Institution Company
Entity Commercial
Nation UK
Manufacturer AIVT by Alba Orbital
Oneliner

Demonstrate PocketQube technologies and trial a link to an Avanti geo-synchronous satellite called Artemis.

Description

Experimental 2.2GHz S-Band half duplex radio which will trial a link to an Avanti geo-synchronous satellite called Artemis. The secondary payload is an experimental ADS-B receiver to listen to aircraft beacons.

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Photo Sources [1] [2]
Keywords ADS-B

Last modified: 2022-12-29
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