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Tyvak 0092

NSSDCA/COSPAR ID: 2019-089A

Description

The Pathfinder Risk Reduction, also known by the manufacturers designation Tyvak 0129, is a 6U CubeSat technology demonstration mission funded and built by Tyvak, that serves as a risk reduction for NASA's PTD missions.

Tyvak-0129 seeks to gather in-flight data for the bus hardware platform as a risk reduction prior to the NASA Pathfinder mission. The Tyvak-0129 bus platform includes the next generation of Tyvak power, communication, GNC and on-board processing subsystems and will be identical in form, fit and function to the bus used on NASA Pathfinder.

Alternate Names

  • Tyvak0092
  • 44852

Facts in Brief

Launch Date: 2019-12-11
Launch Vehicle: PSLV-QL
Launch Site: Sriharikota, India
Mass: 11 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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