Category Archives: Onboard Computer

Sixth Anniversary of UniSat-6

UniSat-6 has reached its sixth anniversary in orbit!  UniSat-6 was launched on 19 June 2014 at 21:11:11 CET and it is still operating nominally. GAUSS engineers are still downloading valuable UniSat-6 telemetry data that has been thoroughly evaluated throughout the years, in order to design its latest successor, UniSat-7, which will soon be launched. All subsystems onboard constituting […]

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Flight Heritage of ABACUS OBC on UniSat-6

Together with the recent fourth anniversary of the satellite UniSat-6, GAUSS OBC ABACUS reached a flight heritage of four years flying on two small satellites, namely UniSat-6 and Tigrisat.  Infact, since June 2014, the brain of the satellite, the on board computer specifically developed for microsatellites, has successfully spent several years in orbit, being continuously up and running.   In […]

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