3Cat 1 [UPC]
3Cat 1 is a 1U CubeSat developed at the Universidad Politécnica de Cataluña (UPC) to perform multiple technological experiments.
The satellite is based on the cubesat standard and it carries multiple scientific payloads/experiments to test different technologies under hostile space conditions.
The list of payloads include:
Various measurements are taken for the different payloads to track their behavior in space and the results are transmitted to earth in a regular basis.
The launch into a 575 km high orbit was planned for 2014, but has been delayed to 2018.
|Type / Application:||Technology|
|Operator:||Universidad Politécnica de Cataluña (UPC)|
|Contractors:||Universidad Politécnica de Cataluña (UPC))|
|Power:||Solar cells, batteries|
|Orbit:||470 km × 498 km, 97.48°|
|3Cat 1||2018-096K ?||29.11.2018||Sr FLP||PSLV-CA||with HySIS, BlackSky Global 1, Flock-3r 1, ..., 16, Lemur-2 84, ..., 87, CICERO 8, Hiber 1, HSAT 1, CASE, Centauri 2, FACSAT 1, InnoSat 2, Reaktor Hello World|