Tetra 1 [Milennium Space Systems]
Tetra 1 is a military microsatellite created for various prototype missions in and around geosynchronous earth orbit. TETRA-1 was the first prototype award under the U.S. Space Forceís Space and Missile Systems Centerís Space Enterprise Consortium Other Transaction Authority (OTA) charter.
TETRA-1 is based on Millennium Space Systems' Altair-class small satellite product line.
The satellite will be launched together with another payloads in late 2020 on the USSF-44 (formerly known as AFSPC-44) mission on a SpaceX Falcon-Heavy (Block 5) rocket.
|Type / Application:||Technology ?|
|Operator:||US Space Force (USSF)|
|Contractors:||Millennium Space Systems|
|Power:||Solar cells, batteries|
|Tetra 1 (USSF 44 PL2)||-||2021||CCK LC-39A||Falcon-Heavy (Block 5)||with USSF 44 PL1|