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COMPASS 1

NSSDCA/COSPAR ID: 2008-021E

Description

COMPASS-1 is a 3.0 kg German nanosatellite built by the students at the University of Applied Science, Aachen. It will flight-test a miniaturized bus.

Alternate Names

  • 32787

Facts in Brief

Launch Date: 2008-04-28
Launch Vehicle: PSLV-CA
Launch Site: Sriharikota, India
Mass: 3.0 kg

Funding Agency

  • Aachen University of Technology (Federal Republic of Germany)

Discipline

  • Engineering

Additional Information

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