Development of a Star Imager for the Swedish micro satellite Astrid 2

    Project Details

    Description

    The Swedish Space Corporation and Kungliga Teknsike Högskolan Stockholm, has under contract to the Swedish government developed the smallest sientific spacecraft ever build. This satellite has been dubbed Astrid-2.
    The Space Instrumentation Group, was selected to develop a miniature Star Imager to deliver high accuracy attitude measurements for this fast spinning platform.
    The Astrid-2 was succesfully launched from Plesetsk in Russia December 10. 1998, and all instruments were succesfully comissioned during January 1999.
    StatusFinished
    Effective start/end date01/01/199631/12/1999

    Fingerprint

    Explore the research topics touched on by this project. These labels are generated based on the underlying awards/grants. Together they form a unique fingerprint.