The Cresst Dream Comet is developed by the University of Cambridge is 3U CubeSat is amall technology demonstration satellite.
The 3U CubeSat is to be deployed from a standard CubeSat dispenser to demonstrate a step change propulsion system that has the potential to permit every high school and university to have their own low-cost spacecraft for interplanetary exploration.
The satellite is one of the passengers on the maiden launch of the Firefly-α rocket.
|Type / Application:||Technology|
|Power:||Solar cells, batteries|
|Cresst Dream Comet||-||2021||Va SLC-2W||Firefly-α||with NPS-CENETIX-Orbital 1, Serenity, Hiapo, BSS 1, FossaSat 1b, FossaSat 2, GENESIS-L, GENESIS-N, Qubik 1, Qubik 2, Spinnaker-3/Firefly Capsule 1|