CubeSat Laser Communication Terminal

SKU: CUBECAT

Satellite Laser Communication Terminal by AAC Clyde Space

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The CUBECAT from AAC Clyde Space is a satellite laser communication terminal with a maximum slant range of 1000 km. It has a peak power consumption of about 15 W and an orbit average consumption of less than 1 W. This CubeCAT laser communication module enables a bidirectional space-to-ground communication link between a CubeSat and an optical ground station, with downlink speeds of up to 1 Gbps and an uplink data rate of 200 Kbps. It requires a DC supply of 5 V and supports USB 3.0 and I2C interface. It has a mass of about 1.33 kg and an onboard buffer size of more than 64 GB. This ITAR-free laser communication terminal measures 96 x 96 x 96 mm and is ideal for CubeSats and small satellites.

Product Specifications

Product Details

  • Part Number
    CUBECAT
  • Manufacturer
    AAC Clyde Space
  • Description
    CubeSat Laser Communication Terminal

General Parameters

  • Range
    1000 km
  • Mass
    1.33 Kg
  • Uplink Data Rate
    0.2 Mbps
  • Downlink Data Rate
    100 to 1000 Mbps
  • Supply Voltage
    Digital : 4.75 to 5.25 V, Vbat : 9.6 to 21 V
  • Power Consumption
    15 W
  • Pointing Accuracy
    0.5 Degree
  • Interface
    USB 3.0, I2C
  • Operating Temperature
    -20 to 40 Degree C
  • Application
    Commercial
  • Dimension
    96 x 96 x 96 mm

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