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OUFTI 1 is a 1U CubeSat built by students of the Universite de Liege. It is the first satellite to test the use of the D-STAR communication protocol in space. Also on-board is an innovative electrical power system proposed by Thales Alenia Space ETCA.

Alternate Names

  • Orbital Utility for Telecommunications/Technology Innovations 1
  • 41458
  • OUFTI1

Facts in Brief

Launch Date: 2016-04-25
Launch Vehicle: Soyuz
Launch Site: Kourou, French Guiana
Mass: 1 kg


  • Technology Applications

Additional Information

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

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