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SwissCube



General


Designation 35932 / 09051B
Launch date 23 Sep 2009
Country of origin Switzerland
Mission Technology
Perigee/Apogee 720/731 km, sun-synchronous
Inclination 98.3°
Period 99.2 min
Launch vehicle PSLV #16

Mass of 1 kg

Built by Ecole Polytechnique Federale de Lausanne.

Will take optical airglow measurements validating the use of low-cost off-the-shelf detectors for these observations.

Downlinks at 437.505 MHz


External resources


http://swisscube.epfl.ch/


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