RadCube first light

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RadCube is a “3-unit” CubeSat developed by C3S in Hungary. It was launched aboard Vega flight VV19 in August and is situated in a 525×563 km altitude orbit with an inclination of 97.55°.

The cubesat instrumentation includes the RADTEL radiation telescopes from Hungary’s Centre for Energy Research, and a 3 axis magnetometer from Imperial College, and the ESA CHIMERA component testbed.

RadCube Artists Impression