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AESP 14

NSSDCA ID: 1998067FM
COSPAR ID: 1998-067FM

Description

AESP-14 satellite is a brazilian 1U CubeSat, which was developed as a scientific and technological cooperation basically between the ITA with the LIT – INPE-MCT and other departments from the INPE, in São José dos Campos, São Paulo, Brazil.

The payload of AESP-14 consists of a Langmuir Probe for measurement of electron density and temperature of the ionospheric plasma. The payload was developed in the department at Space and Atmospheric Sciences of INPE.

AESP-14 was deployed from the International Space Station at 14:30 UTC on 5 February 2015. No signals from the satellite were received.

Alternate Names

  • AESP14
  • 40389

Facts in Brief

Launch Date: 2015-02-05
Launch Vehicle: 
Launch Site: ,
Mass: 1 kg

Funding Agency

  • Instituto Nacional de Pesquisas Espaciais, Brazil (Brazil)

Discipline

  • Space Physics

Additional Information

Questions and comments about this spacecraft can be directed to: Coordinated Request and User Support Office

 
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