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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.

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    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

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

     
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