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CougSat 1 Updated: 30 Jun 2020   Responsible Operator Andrew Bates KG7BTT
Supporting Organisation Cougs in Space, Washington State University  
Contact Person andrew@batesic.net.nospam  
Headline Details: A 1U CubeSat mission. Provide real world experience collaborating on a challenging STEM project. Allow opportunities for leadership growth and develop project management skills Increase awareness about the aerospace industry and provide networking opportunities to those in the industry. Integrate with local communities through outreach and drive interest for future STEM students Photograph Earth and send images back Study the effects of microgravity on the germination of dehydrated pea seeds in a pressurized chamber. Proposing a UHF downlink using QPSK at up to 100kbps. Planning a launch from Wallops Island in October 2020 and eventual deployment from the ISS together with ARKSAT-1 - University of Arkansas, Fayetteville, Arkansas BeaverCube - Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT), Cambridge, Massachusetts CougSat - Washington State University, Pullman, Washington EagleSat-2 - Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University, Daytona Beach, Florida LinkSat - University of Buffalo, Buffalo, New York RamSat - Oak Ridge Public Schools (Robertsville Middle School), Oak Ridge, Tennessee PTD - 2 - NASA Ames Research Center, Moffett Field, California SPORT - NASA Marshall Space Flight Center, Huntsville, Alabama TARGIT - Georgia Technical Research Corporation, Marietta, Georgia CaNOP - Carthage University, Kenosha, Wisconsin More info from https://cis.vcea.wsu.edu/ and https://github.com/CougsInSpace/Resources/blob/master/CubeSatSpecifications/CubeSatDrawing.pdf **Further information has been requested from the group**
Application Date: 05 Apr 2020   Freq coordination completed on

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