ITF 2 [JAXA]
ITF 2 (Imagine The Future 2) is a 1U Cubesat built by students of the University of Tsukuba.
The satellites mission is to support radio amateur networking, to test a micro engineered 1/20 wavelength small antenna and to prove the stable operation of FRAM based microcontroller and other microcontroller in space environment.
The satellite was launched on board of HTV 6 on an H-2B-304 rocket to be delivered to the ISS, from where it was deployed on 16 January 2017.
|Type / Application:||Technology|
|Operator:||University of Tsukuba|
|Contractors:||University of Tsukuba|
|Power:||Solar cells, batteries|
|Orbit:||397 km × 408 km, 51.64°|
|ITF 2 (Yui 2, TO 89, Tsukuba-OSCAR 89)||1998-067KU||09.12.2016||Ta YLP-2||H-2B-304||with HTV 6, EDT, Lemur-2 18, ..., 21, TechEdSat 5, EGG, TuPOD, AOBA-VELOX 3, STARS C, FREEDOM, Waseda-SAT 3, OSNSAT, Tancredo 1|