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DOTS-X (NanoTug)

BitSat [DSI]

DOTS-X, also known as NanoTug, is an experimental 3U CubeSat by Deep Space Industries (DSI) to demonstrate technologies for actively capturing satellites and to move them.

It will be launched on the STP-2 mission on a Falcon-Heavy rocket.

Nation: USA
Type / Application: Technology
Operator: Deep Space Industries (DSI)
Contractors: Deep Space Industries (DSI)
Equipment:
Configuration: CubeSat (3U)
Propulsion: ?
Power: Solar cells, batteries
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Orbit:
Satellite COSPAR Date LS Launch Vehicle Remarks
DOTS-X (NanoTug) - 2018 CCK LC-39A Falcon-Heavy with DSX , FORMOSAT 7A, 7B, 7C, 7D, 7E, 7F, GPIM, OTB 1, FalconSat 6, NPSat 1, Oculus-ASR, Prox 1, LightSail B, ARMADILLO, FalconSat 7, TBEx A, TBEx B, Prometheus 2.5, Prometheus 2.6, Prometheus 2.7, Prometheus 2.8, Prometheus 2.9, Prometheus 2.10, PSat 2, BRICSat 2, TEPCE 1, TEPCE 2, CP 9 (LEO), StangSat, CNGB, Ballast

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