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Mitsubishi to develop platform for Japan's small satellite programme

Monday 23 December 2019 | 10:22 CET | News
The Japan Aerospace Exploration Agency (JAXA) has chosen Mitsubishi Electric as the prime contract for its small satellite programme. Under the Innovative Satellite Technology Demonstration-2 programme, Mitsubish will create a standardised platform for designing, manufacturing and operating small 100 kg-class satellites. The idea is for the platform to enable the provision of unified functions and services by a global constellation of small satellites.

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