BAMA-1 : University of Alabama, USA
INCA : New Mexico State University, USA
QUBESAT: University of California Berkeley , USA
R5-S1 : NASA Johnson Space Center, USA
Launch window: 18:00-21:00 UTC (1:00-4:00 p.m. EST)
Launch site: SLC-46, Cape Canaveral Space Force Station, Florida
A commercial small satellite launch vehicle developed by Astra will
launch four small experimental CubeSats developed by NASA and U.S.
universities. The payloads include the BAMA 1 CubeSat,
the Ionospheric Neutron Content Analyzer, QubeSat, and a mission
called R5-S1. The CubeSats were selected for launch by NASA through
the agency's Venture Class Launch Services program.
Launch has been set to 19:10 UTC.