Gearing up for UniSat-7 mission!

GAUSS Srl is preparing the launch of a new satellite, UniSat-7, an octagonal prism satellite platform, into SSO orbit, containing CubeSats and PocketQubes. Furthermore, fixed payloads can be hosted onboard the satellite. UniSat-7 satellite will be launched, as a secondary payload, with Soyuz-2 commercial mission operated by GK Launch Services.

The launch is planned for the period 2019-2020.

Main characteristics

  • Total mass: 32 kg
  • Sun-Synchronous Orbit: 500 – 600 km height (i=97°)
  • Launch vehicle: Soyuz/Fregat
  • Launch base: Baikonur or Vostochny
  • Launch window: Q4, 2019Q1, 2020

Mission objectives 

  • Release of smaller satellites
  • Test electronic components in-orbit
  • Earth Observation 


GAUSS CubeSat Deployment system is GPOD.


Launch service

The launch includes a number of related services:

  • Technical Assistance for documentation and tests procedure 
  • Interface Control Document provision
  • Collision Risk Analysis     
  • Satellite fit-check and integration into GPOD and UniSat-7 Platform

E-mail us: launch@gaussteam.com

You can find more information on GAUSS satellite launches here.


Overview of the future UniSat-7 satellite


UniSat-7 render

UniSat-7 render