W-Cube (wCUBE)

Name W-Cube (wCUBE)
Type CubeSat
Units or mass 3U
Status Operational (Official news as of 2021-09-01)
Launched 2021-06-30
NORAD ID 48965
Deployer QuadPack (XL) [ISISpace]
Launcher Falcon 9 (Transporter-2) (D-Orbit ION)
Deployment Deployed from D-Orbit ION on 2021-07-22
Organisation ESA (European Space Agency)
Institution Space agency
Entity Government (Civil / Military)
Nation Finland
Manufacturer AIVT by Reaktor Space Lab
Launch brokerer ISILaunch
Oneliner Demonstrate the use of the 75-GHz frequency W-band for future telecommunications satellites.
Sources [1] [2] [3] [4] [5]
Keywords W-band

Last modified: 2021-12-19
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