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Golden Eagle 1 (GE 1)

Golden Eagle 1 (GE 1) [Marquette University]

Golden Eagle 1 (GE 1) was an educational 1U CubeSat built by the Marquette University.

It was a mission to provide parctical engineering experience to students by building space hardware that would take visible-spectrum and infrared photographs of Earth and to test emerging memory technologies for use in future spaceflight missions.

The payload consisted of a thermal camera, a visible light camera and a ferroelectric RAM experiment.

Golden Eagle 1 was selected in 2014 for launch with NASA’s ELaNa program. It was planned for a launch with JPSS 1 on a Delta-7920-10C rocket in 2017, but Marquette University has withdrawn the project in 2016.

Nation: USA
Type / Application: Education
Operator: Marquette University
Contractors: Marquette University
Configuration: CubeSat (1U)
Propulsion: None
Power: Solar cells, batteries
Mass: 1 kg
Satellite COSPAR Date LS Launch Vehicle Remarks
Golden Eagle 1 (GE 1) - cancelled Va SLC-2W Delta-7920-10C with ?


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