[amsat-bb] QB50 project 2016 Update

Gustavo Carpignano lw2dtz at yahoo.com.ar
Tue Oct 18 14:16:25 UTC 2016

I understand that Dnepr rocket is out of game or at less delayed due the Ucranian /Russian conflict. So those fligths are delayed.
73 Gustavo. 

    El Martes, 18 de octubre, 2016 9:44:16, Mineo Wakita <ei7m-wkt at asahi-net.or.jp> escribió:

 QB50 will make use of three different launch campaign to complete the
orbital injection of all the CubeSats. Always aiming at the maximization
of the Mission Objectives, the identified launch scenario is structured
as follows:

QB50-DS,  6 CubeSats launched on a "Dnepr Science Flight"
          SSO @475km
          Dnepr Launcher
          Science Campaign
          Q3 2016
QB50-ISS,  40 CubeSats deployed from the "ISS"
          415km, 51.6deg
          Deployment from ISS
          Science Campaign & IOD
          Q4 2016
QB50-DIOD, 2 IOD CubeSats launched on a second Dnepr, the "Dnepr IOD Flight"
          SSO @550km
          Dnepr Launch
          Q4 2016/Q1 2017

QB50 CubeSats Scenario and Schedule


JE9PEL, Mineo Wakita

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