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Cute 1



CUTE 1 is a Japanese (Tokyo Institute of Technology) one kilogram nanosatellite that was launched by a Rokot rocket from Plesetsk at 14:15 UT on 30 June 2003. It carries a 100 mW beacon at 436.8375 MHz.

Alternate Names

  • 27844
  • CubeSat
  • OSCAR 55
  • Cute1

Facts in Brief

Launch Date: 2003-06-30
Launch Vehicle: Rokot
Launch Site: Plesetsk, Russia
Mass: 1 kg

Funding Agency

  • Tokyo Institute of Technology (Japan)


  • Communications
  • Technology Applications

Additional Information

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

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