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The NPS-CENETIX-Orbital 1 (Naval Postgraduate School - Center for Network Innovation and Experimentation) is a 3U CubeSat developed jointly by the Space Systems Academic Group at NPS and AT&T.

The Naval Postgraduate School, Center for Network Innovation and Experimentation (CENETIX) is the owner of the NPS-CENETIX-Orbital 1 satellite being built and operated by AT&T and its partners. The satellite is designed to demonstrate “Bursty Orbital Mesh Networking” and incorporates a dual radio communication board comprised of goTenna Pro X and LoRa radios with combined with an Arduino controller.

The satellite was to be one of the passengers on the maiden launch of the Firefly-Alpha rocket, but missed the launch.

Nation: USA
Type / Application: Technology
Operator: AT&T, Naval Postgraduate School (NPS)
Contractors: AT&T, Naval Postgraduate School (NPS)
Configuration: CubeSat (3U) ?
Propulsion: None
Power: Solar cells, batteries
Satellite COSPAR Date LS Launch Vehicle Remarks
NPS-CENETIX-Orbital 1 - 202x with ?


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