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NORSAT 1

NSSDCA/COSPAR ID: 2017-042B

Description

NORSAT-1 is a microsatellite mission of the Norwegian Space Center (Norsk Romsenter) using a UTIAS (University of Toronto, Institute for Aerospace Studies) satellite bus and a Norwegian-built payload dedicated to studying solar radiation, measuring space weather parameters and monitoring ship traffic via the Automatic Identification System.

Alternate Names

  • 42826
  • NORSAT1

Facts in Brief

Launch Date: 2017-07-14
Launch Vehicle: Soyuz-2.1a/Fregat
Launch Site: Tyuratam (Baikonur Cosmodrome), Kazakhstan
Mass: 473 kg

Funding Agency

  • Unknown (Norway)

Disciplines

  • Other
  • Technology Applications

Additional Information

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

 
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