|Name||ZA-AeroSat (AZ01, ZA Aerosat)|
|Units or mass||3U|
|Status||Reentry 2019-06-02. Was semi-operational? Sending weak beacon in sunlight. (Last SatNOGS report 2018-03-09, but never any data)|
|Deployer||NRCSD (NanoRacks CubeSat Deployer) [Quad-M]|
|Launcher||Atlas V (QB50)|
|Deployment||Deployed from ISS on 2017-05-17|
|Organisation||Cape Peninsula University of Technology|
|Entity||Academic / Education|
|Partners||QB50, CubeSpace, Stellenbosch University|
Part of QB50 to study lower termosphere.
To demonstrate passive aerodynamic stabilization of a CubeSat using its antennas as aerodynamic feathers - To provide a training/educational opportunity for young engineers and post graduate students by including them in the design, assembly, and operations of a satellite. QB50.
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