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Orb-1

Cygnus CRS Orb-1, also known as Orbital-1, is the second flight of the Orbital Sciences Cygnus unmanned resupply spacecraft. Launched on 9 January 2014, it was Cygnus’s second flight to the International Space Station and the third launch of the company’s Antares launch vehicle. Read more about Orb-1 on Wikipedia.

Amateur Radio

LituanicaSAT-1 is the first Lithuanian satellite mission. The primary mission objective is to provide university students and young engineers knowledge & real hands-on experience in satellite engineering.

Customer Name: LituanicaSat
Research: Amateur Radio
NanoRacks Facility: Smallsat Deployment
Mission Duration: 01/2014 – 02/2014
Mission Status: Deployed in LEO
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Earth Observation – Flock 1a

A fleet of 28 Earth imaging nanosatellites individually known as the “Dove” satellites, and collectively known as “Flock 1”, will to image the changing planet. These nanosatellites enable imagery of the entire planet to be taken on a more frequent basis. 

Customer Name: Planet Labs
Research: Earth Observation
NanoRacks Facility: Smallsat Deployment
Mission Duration: 01/2014 -…

Battery Performance

Riverside Christian Schools – Battery Performance Experiment provides insight as to whether microgravity has an impact on the performance of current battery technology. Specifically, does microgravity increase or decrease the useful life of a battery as compared to what is normally experienced in Earth gravity.

Customer: Riverside Christian High School
Research: Battery Performanc…

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