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SamSat 218D



3U Cubesat created by students and scientists from Samara State Aerospace University in Russia as a technology demonstrator and educational satellite. Its main task is to test algorithms for controlling the orientation of nano-satellites

Alternate Names

  • 41466
  • SamSat218D

Facts in Brief

Launch Date: 2016-04-28
Launch Vehicle: Soyuz-2.1a
Launch Site: Vostochny Cosmodrome, Russia
Mass: 4 kg

Funding Agency

  • Unknown (Russia)


  • Technology Applications

Additional Information

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

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