Defence Technology Prize Award: The X-SAT Microsatellite Team


The X-Sat Microsatellite Team from the Nanyang Technological University (NTU) Satellite Research Centre, DSO National Laboratories (DSO) and the National University of Singapore (NUS) Centre for Remote Imaging, Sensing and Processing (CRISP) has successfully developed, integrated, tested, launched and operationalised a 120kg class experimental microsatellite called "X-SAT". Through this first indigenously designed and developed satellite, the team also built up significant expertise in satellite systems for Singapore. In recognition of the team's achievements, the X-SAT Microsatellite Team is awarded the DTP 2011 Team R&D Award.

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