3Cat 1 [UPC]
3Cat 1 is a 1U CubeSat developed at the Universidad Politécnica de Cataluña (UPC) to perform multiple technological experiments.
The satellite is based on the cubesat standard and it carries multiple scientific payloads/experiments to test different technologies under hostile space conditions.
The list of payloads include:
Various measurements will be taken for the different payloads to track their behavior in space and the results will be transmitted to earth in a regular basis.
The launch into a 575 km high orbit was planned for 2014, but has been delayed to 2017.
|Type / Application:||Technology|
|Operator:||Universidad Politécnica de Cataluña (UPC)|
|Contractors:||Universidad Politécnica de Cataluña (UPC))|
|Power:||Solar cells, batteries|
|3Cat 1||-||2017||Sr||PSLV||with ?|