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AubieSat 1 (AO 71, AubieSat-OSCAR 71)

AubieSat 1 [Auburn University]

AubieSat 1 (AS 1) is a 1U CubeSat built by students of the Auburn University.

Its mission was to test two different types of solar panel encapsulation for degradation over time. The data collected by the satellite will be transmitted to the ground station in the Physics Department for analysis.

After launch, the satellite received the designations AO 71 or AubieSat-OSCAR 71.

Nation: USA
Type / Application: Technology
Operator: Auburn University
Contractors: Auburn University
Equipment:
Configuration: CubeSat (1U)
Propulsion: None
Power: Solar cells, batteries
Lifetime:
Mass: 1 kg
Orbit:
Satellite COSPAR Date LS Launch Vehicle Remarks
AubieSat 1 (AS 1, AO 71, AubieSat-OSCAR 71) 2011-061E 28.10.2011 Va SLC-2W Delta-7920-10C with NPP, RAX 2, DICE 1, DICE 2, M-Cubed/COVE, E1P U2

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