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Phonesat v2.5


Designation 39683 / 14022D
Launch date 18 Apr 2014
Country of origin United States
Mission Technology
Perigee/Apogee 205/223 km
Inclination 51.6°
Period 88.6 min
Launch vehicle Falcon 9 #14

Cubesat 1U with an S-band communication payload

3 objectives:
- determine if a low-cost commercially available attitude determination and control system can work in space;
- verify if a smartphone can support space-based communications systems;
- and provide further confidence in the PhoneSat concept and components by investigating its ability to survive long-term in the radiation environment of space.

End of life

Decay 15 May 2014

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