Ireland’s first satellite undergoes environmental test campaign

Ireland’s first satellite undergoes environmental test campaign

The EIRSAT-1 student team from University College Dublin, Ireland, recently visited the CubeSat Support Facility in ESEC-Galaxia, Belgium. Their mission: complete a series of stringent environmental tests to ensure their CubeSat can withstand the rigours of a rocket launch, and eventual operation in space!   EIRSAT-1 itself is a 2-unit CubeSat participating in the second cycle of ESA’s Fly Your […]