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SDS 1

SDS 1 [JAXA]

SDS 1 (Small Demonstration Satellite 1) is a small technology experiment satellite developed by JAXA. The ca. 100 kg satellite will demonstrate following technologies

  • MTP (Multi-mode integrated Transponder)
  • SWIM (SpaceWire demonstration Module)
  • AMI (Advanced Micro processing In-orbit experiment equipment)
  • TFC (Thin Film Solar Cell)
  • DOS (Small Dosimeter)
  • Small satellite bus technology experiment.
Nation: Japan
Type / Application: Technology
Operator: JAXA
Contractors:
Equipment:
Configuration:
Propulsion:
Power: 2 deployable fixed solar arrays, solar cells, batteries
Lifetime:
Mass: 100 kg
Orbit: 666 km × 666 km, 98
Satellite COSPAR Date LS Launch Vehicle Remarks
SDS 1 2009-002F 23.01.2009 Ta YLP-1 H-2A-202 with GOSAT, SOHLA 1, SpriteSat, PRISM, Kagayaki, KKS 1, STARS 1
Further SDS (JAXA) missions: