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TechCube 1

TechCube 1 [NASA]

TechCube 1 is a 3U-CubeSat nanosatellite designed and built by NASA Goddard to test new technologies.

The satellite carries the REPT (Relativistic Electron Proton Telescope) sensor of a new simple, low-cost design, an imager and a SpaceCube high performance processor.

REPT can measure electrons in the 1-5 MeV energy range and protons in the 15-50 MeV energy range.

Nation: USA
Type / Application: Technology
Operator: NASA Goddard
Contractors:
Equipment: REPT, imager
Configuration: CubeSat (3U)
Propulsion: None
Power: 2 deployable solar arrays, solar cells, batteries
Lifetime:
Mass: 4 kg
Orbit: 410 km × 410 km, 40
Satellite COSPAR Date LS Launch Vehicle Remarks
TechCube 1 - with ?

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