SEDSAT Transparency


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SEDSAT-1, signifying Students for the Exploration and Development of Space Satellite number one, is being developed at the University of Alabama in Huntsville. The SEDSAT-1 project has grown from two students and their mentors to an international project funded by NASA, DARPA, and major corporations. SEDSAT-1 will have significant impact on space education, amateur radio communications, and space utilization. SEDSAT-1 is scheduled for launch on a Delta II in mid-1998, as a secondary payload on the JPL DS-1 mission. On-orbit, SEDSAT-1 will be a unique resource for education and research. In its orbital configuration the satellite will:

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