NASA Logo, National Aeronautics and Space Administration
NASA Space Science Data Coordinated Archive Header

MiTEE

NSSDCA/COSPAR ID: 2021-002F

Description

University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Michigan: MiTEE is a series of two CubeSat missions developing the capability to deploy a pico/femto (i.e. very small) satellite-tether system. The missions will allow students to work on a real-world, research-driven mission to assess the key dynamics and electrodynamic fundamentals of a very short tether system for flying pairs of smallsats.

Alternate Names

  • 47314

Facts in Brief

Launch Date: 2021-01-17
Launch Vehicle: LauncherOne
Launch Site: Mojave Air and Space Port, United States
Mass: 3.4 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

 
[USA.gov] NASA Logo - nasa.gov