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CHOMPTT

NSSDCA/COSPAR ID: 2018-104G

Description

CHOMPTT, also known as the CubeSat Handling of Multisystem Precision Time Transfer mission, is a 3-unit CubeSat from the University of Florida in Gainesville, Florida. CHOMPTT will test time transfer technology using on-board atomic clocks synchronized with a ground clock using a laser signal. Time transfer is useful for satellite navigation applications.

Alternate Names

  • 43855
  • CubeSat Handling of Multisystem Precision Time Transfer

Facts in Brief

Launch Date: 2019-12-16
Launch Vehicle: Electron
Launch Site: Mahia Peninsula, New Zealand
Mass: 1 kg

Funding Agency

  • Unknown (United States)

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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