Gurwin-1

Overview

Destination: Low Earth Orbit
Mission: Communications

Low Earth Orbit 158 Plesetsk Cosmodrome, Russian Federation

Techsat (Technology Satellite) or Gurwin were microsatellites built aby students of the Technion (Israel Institute of Technology) institute at Haifa.

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Configuration:

Russian orbital launch vehicle. Launch vehicle based on decommissioned SS-25 ICBM's launched from mobile transporter.

Specifications
  • Stages
    5
  • Length
    28.9 m
  • Diameter
    1.61 m
  • Fairing Diameter
    1.61 m
  • Launch Mass
    60 T
  • Thrust
    887 kN
Family
  • Name
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  • Variant
  • Alias
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Payload Capacity
  • Launch Cost
    $$10.5M
  • Low Earth Orbit
    645 kg
  • Geostationary Transfer Orbit
  • Direct Geostationary
  • Sun-Synchronous Capacity

Moscow Institute of Thermal Technology

Moscow Institute of Thermal Technology

(MITT)

Successes: 6 Failures: 1 Pending: 0

Agency Type: Commercial

Moscow Institute of Thermal Technology is a Russian (formerly Soviet) engineering and scientific research institute founded on May 13, 1946. The institute is located in the Otradnoye District in the north of Moscow. Previously, it was primarily focused on developing ballistic missiles and rockets to increase the nation's strategic deterrent capability. Today it is also involved in civilian projects and has modified some of its intercontinental ballistic missiles into launch vehicles to be used for satellites.

WIKI

Plesetsk Cosmodrome, Russian Federation

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