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NARSSCube 2

NSSDCA/COSPAR ID: 2019-022E

Description

NARSScube 2 is an Egyptian CubeSat developed by NARSS (National Authority for Remote Sensing and Space Sciences).

The NARSScube 2 mission goals are to provide experience in building operating a picosatellite, technology demonstration to show NARSScube 1 can produce reliable data from space and to promote the applied research in space engineering in the Egyptian universities and research Institutes.

The satellite carries a small camera with a ground resolution of 100 meter to take snapshots for Egypt territories.

Alternate Names

  • NARSSCube2
  • 44415

Facts in Brief

Launch Date: 2019-04-17
Launch Vehicle: Antares
Launch Site: Wallops Island, United States

Funding Agency

  • Unknown (Egypt)

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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