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Dande


Drag and Atmospheric Neutral Density Explorer

General


Designation 39267 / 13055C
Launch date 29 Sep 2013
Country of origin United States
Mission Technology
Perigee/Apogee 332/1485 km
Inclination 81°
Period 103 min
Launch vehicle Falcon 9 #11
Launch site Vandenberg

Developped by students from the University of Colorado in Boulder.

Will study satellite drag in the lower thermosphere.

Spherical satellite, weighs 38 kg. Initially attached to an adapter (8 kg), separated on 30 Oct.

External resources


http://spacegrant.colorado.edu/boulderstudents/boulderprojects/dande

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