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Aalto 1



Aalto-1 is the first Finnish Satellite and the product of a student satellite project initiated in 2010 at Aalto University by a group of grad students enrolled in a Space Technology special assignment course. The satellite is a 3U CubeSat outfitted with an Imaging Fabry-Perot Spectrometer, a Compact Radiation Monitor and an Electrostatic Plasma Brake.

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    Facts in Brief

    Launch Date: 2017-06-23
    Launch Vehicle: PSLV-XL
    Launch Site: Sriharikota, India
    Mass: 4 kg

    Funding Agency

    • Unknown (Finland)


    • Technology Applications
    • Earth Science

    Additional Information

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

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