Archive - Nov 11, 2009 - Story


ARISSat-1 development team meets in Phoenix


Many of the ARISSat team met in Phoenix over a weekend in late October to work on software integration, to assemble the spaceframe and to make final measurements for the new cables.

The team put in long hours at the Microchip facility where a number of new milestones were met.

• The satellite was commanded via a radio.
• New PSU (power supply unit) boa