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BPA 2

NSSDCA/COSPAR ID: 2011-044H

Description

BPA 2 is a Ukrainian satellite. It was launched from Yasny on 17 August 2011 at 07:12 UT by a Dnepr rocket. BPA 2 will conduct a brief mission to study the use of navigation equipment in space. It will remain attached to the upper stage of the Dnepr during the mission.

Alternate Names

  • BPA 2 Advanced Avionics Unit
  • Blok Perspektivnoy Avioniki 2
  • 37795
  • BPA2

Facts in Brief

Launch Date: 2011-08-17
Launch Vehicle: Dnepr
Launch Site: Yasni, Russia
Mass: 1910 kg

Funding Agency

  • Unknown (Ukraine)

Discipline

  • Engineering

Additional Information

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

 
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