European Student Earth Orbiter ready for launch

19th November 2018
Posted By : Lanna Cooper

The European Student Earth Orbiter (ESEO) is an educational micro-satellite, which involved European university students during the whole project life cycle.

This 50kg microsatellite is now ready and waiting for launch on 19th November aboard a SpaceX Falcon 9 launcher from California.

The student teams developed experiments on board ESEO include cameras for Earth imaging, a radiation dosimeter, a plasma detector, and demonstrators of technologies that can be used for future education satellite missions.


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