We Wish Satellite

We Wish
We Wish
Name We Wish (We-Wish)
Type CubeSat
Units or mass 1U
Status Reentry 2013-03-11. Was operational (Press release. Skyrocket says nothing heard, but does not seem correct)
Launched 2012-07-21
NORAD ID 38856
Deployer J-SSOD (JEM Small Satellite Orbital Deployer)
Launcher H-IIB (H2B)
Deployment Deployed from ISS on 2012-10-04
Organisation Meisei Electric
Institution Company
Entity type Commercial
Headquarters Japan
Launch brokerer JAXA

Educational project with infrared camera and SSTV transmitter.


Built by members of the Meisei Amateur Radio Club. Carried an infrared camera for environmental studies. The 320 by 256 pixels images of the Earth’s surface were transmitted in approx 110 secs using SSTV. Deployable solar panels.

Sources [1]
Photo sources [1] [2]
On the same launch

Last modified: 2023-06-09

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