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AISat

NSSDCA/COSPAR ID: 2014-034B

Description

AISat 1 is an German microsatellite, which carries an experimental spacecraft-based Automatic Identification System (AIS) sensor in low-Earth orbit as a means of tracking maritime assets.

Alternate Names

  • 40054

Facts in Brief

Launch Date: 2014-06-30
Launch Vehicle: PSLV-CA
Launch Site: Sriharikota, India
Mass: 14 kg

Funding Agency

  • Unknown (Germany)

Discipline

  • Technology Applications

Additional Information

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

 
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