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STARS-AO (Aoi)

STARS-AO [Shizuoka University]

Shizuoka University's STARS-AO (Stars - Astronomical Observations) is an 1U CubeSat for astronomical observations.

The satellite is to test observations with a tiny telescope on a CubeSat for astronomical observations.

Nation: Japan
Type / Application: Astronomy
Operator: Shizuoka University
Contractors: Shizuoka University
Equipment:
Configuration: CubeSat (1U)
Propulsion: None
Power: Solar cells, batteries
Lifetime:
Mass: 1 kg
Orbit:
Satellite COSPAR Date LS Launch Vehicle Remarks
STARS-AO (Aoi) 2018-084 29.10.2018 Ta YLP-1 H-2A-202 with GOSAT 2, KhalifaSat, Diwata 2B, Ten-Koh, AUTcube 2

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Further STARS missions: