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OrigamiSat 1

NSSDCA/COSPAR ID: 2019-003B

Description

OrigamiSat-1 was built to the three-unit CubeSat standard by, measuring 10 by 10 by 34 centimeters (3.94 by 3.94 by 13.39 inches) undeployed. The satellite will be operated by the Tokyo Institute of Technology. Once in orbit, OrigamiSat will test deployment of a structure with a membrane, observing its behavior as it deploys and its final shape. The satellite is also equipped with an amateur radio payload.

Alternate Names

  • 43933
  • OrigamiSat1

Facts in Brief

Launch Date: 2019-01-18
Launch Vehicle: Epsilon
Launch Site: Uchinoura Space Center, Japan

Funding Agency

  • Tokyo Institute of Technology (Japan)

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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