In this video radio amateur Professor Jamie Cutler KF6RFX highlights the ability of CubeSats to test new technology in space at low cost.
The Radio Aurora Explorer (RAX) mission has proven that
scientific information can be gathered from a CubeSat, which is a small
satellite encased within a box and attached to a spacecraft to achieve
The scientific data gathered by RAX has been published in peer-reviewed science journals.
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