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CanX 6



CanX 6 is a 16 kg Canadian nanosatellite built by students at the University of Toronto. It will test a new VHF receiver to survey the maritime VHF band at 162 nHz.

Alternate Names

  • 32784

Facts in Brief

Launch Date: 2008-04-28
Launch Vehicle: PSLV-CA
Launch Site: Sriharikota, India
Mass: 16.0 kg

Funding Agency

  • University of Toronto (Canada)


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Additional Information

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

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