PW-Sat 1 [PW-Sat team]
PW-Sat 1 is the first polish nanosatellite. The CubeSat-based satellite is to deploy a flexible solar array in space.
PW-Sat 1 was orbited as a piggy-back payload on the maiden flight of the Vega launch vehicle. The satellite was successfully deployed in orbit, but no signals were received.
PW-Sat 1 decayed from orbit on 28 October 2014.
|Type / Application:||Technology|
|Operator:||Warsaw University of Technology, Polish Academy of Sciences (Space Research Centre)|
|Contractors:||Warsaw University of Technology, Polish Academy of Sciences (Space Research Centre)|
|Equipment:||deployable flexible solar array|
|Power:||Solar cells, batteries|
|PW-Sat 1||2012-006G||13.02.2012||Ko ELV||Vega||with LARES, ALMASat 1, e-st@r, Goliat, MaSat 1, ROBUSTA, UniCubeSat-GG, XaTcobeo, LARES-A&H/SS|