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DRUMS is a technology demonstration satellite designed by Kawasaki Heavy Industries to develop instruments for the observation, approach and capture of orbital debris.

It was launched on 9 November 2021 on an Epsilon (2) CLPS rocket.

Nation: Japan
Type / Application: Technology
Operator: Kawasaki Heavy Industries
Contractors: Kawasaki Heavy Industries
Propulsion: ?
Power: Solar cells, batteries
Mass: 62 kg
Satellite COSPAR Date LS Launch Vehicle Remarks
DRUMS 2021-102G 09.11.2021 Ka LP-M Epsilon (2) CLPS with RAISE 2, Hibari, Z-Sat, TeikyoSat 4, ASTERISC, NanoDragon, KOSEN 1, ARICA

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