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Unravelling the Beta Pictoris System
Picsat is: in a polar orbit at 505km altitude
Number of telemetry packets received today:
Last beacon satellite:
2018-03-17 21:34:38 UTC

Last beacon payload:
2018-03-17 21:34:41 UTC

Uplink is not active
Downlink is not active

News from PicSat

Press Release for the launch

mroos, 2018-01-10 17:21:05

Busy day today! The CNRS has sent out the press release for the launch. Please find here the French version and the English version.

Launch is on for the early morning of 12 January 2018 at 4h58m local Paris time. It can be followed live on

ISRO has made a formal announcement with a nice brochure to it.

Stay tuned!

ISRO Brochure for PSLV-C40 launch