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UBAKUSAT (UBAK-3U-SAT)

UBAKUSAT (UBAK-3U-SAT) [ITÜ]

UBAKUSAT is a joint Turkish and Japanese 3U-cubesat built by the Istanbul Technical University (ITÜ), Istanbul, Turkey in cooperation with JPF (Japan Space Forum), KIT (Kyushu Institute of Technology).

The satellite is a simplified version of the TurkSat-3USat. This version is less complex with respect to its previous version. New subsystems will be tested in this satellite.

UBAKUSAT will be launched to the International Space Station, from where it will be later deployed.

Nation: Turkey
Type / Application: Technology, communication
Operator: Istanbul Technical University (ITÜ), JPF (Japan Space Forum), KIT (Kyushu Institute of Technology)
Contractors: Istanbul Technical University (ITÜ), JPF (Japan Space Forum), KIT (Kyushu Institute of Technology)
Equipment: ITÜ, ISIS (bus)
Configuration: CubeSat (3U)
Propulsion: None
Power: Solar cells, batteries
Lifetime:
Mass: 4 kg
Orbit: 400 km × 400 km, 51.6° (typical)
Satellite COSPAR Date LS Launch Vehicle Remarks
UBAKUSAT (UBAK-3U-SAT) - 2017 with ?