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CanX-5

NSSDCA/COSPAR ID: 2014-034D

Description

One of a pair of simultaneously-launched, identical small satellites in a project co-ordinated by University of Toronto Institute for Aerospace Studies (UTIAS) Space Flight Laboratory. Their purpose is to demonstrate formation flying by a pair of nanosatellites - each is equipped with a cold gas thrusterand a GPS receiver.

Alternate Names

  • 40056
  • NLS 7.2
  • Canx5

Facts in Brief

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

Funding Agency

  • University of Toronto (Canada)

Discipline

  • Technology Applications

Additional Information

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