Venta-1
Name Venta-1
Type Nanosatellite
Units or mass 7.5 kg
Status Was semi-operational until 2019-02-XX? Was operational until 2017-06-25, 2 days. (Public news and one DK3WN report 2017-06-24)
Launched 2017-06-23
NORAD ID 42791
Deployer Base mounted
Launcher PSLV
Organisation University of Applied Sciences Bremen
Institution University
Entity Academic / Education
Nation (HQ) Latvia
Nation (AIT) Germany
Manufacturer AIVT by OHB
Operator Unknown
Oneliner Educational training and AIS receiver.
Failure cause Rotation issues have thought to be caused battery charging issues resulting in negative power budget.
Sources Link-1 Link-2
Keywords Globalstar or Iridium or Inmarsat, AIS

Last modified: 2019-12-31
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