The Munin Nanosatellite
- Very small - size: 21 x 21 x 21 cm,
mass: 6 kg
- Low Cost - fraction of traditional
scientific satellite cost.
- Scientific value - Payload:
science instruments for auroral research.
- Student project - Swedish
Institute of Space Physics / Umeå University / Luleå University of Technology / Southwest Research Institute joint
- Munin was launched on a Delta II rocket from
VAFB in California on November 21,
pictures and movies from SpaceflightNow
The Last contact with Munin was 2001-02-12.
After a manual CPU reset Munin has been quiet.
Probably due to boot PROM failure.
IRF - RYP - SwRI - Luth