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UWE 4

NSSDCA/COSPAR ID: 2018-111E

Description

The Bayerische Julius-Maximilians-Universität Würzburg's UWE-4 (University of Würzburg's Experimental) satellite will demonstrate the application of electric propulsion for attitude and orbit control in the 1U CubeSat class by employing the NanoFEEP (Nano Field Effect Electric Propulsion) thrusters developed by TU (Technical University) Dresden.

Alternate Names

  • UWE4
  • 43880

Facts in Brief

Launch Date: 2018-12-27
Launch Vehicle: Soyuz-2.1a/Fregat
Launch Site: Vostochny Cosmodrome, Russia
Mass: 1 kg

Funding Agency

  • Unknown (Germany)

Discipline

  • Earth Science

Additional Information

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

 
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