Miniature-Satellite

There is highly popular sub-group of Nano satellite class known as CubeSat which is defined by one single unit that is accepted all over the world by defining satellite’s size as multiple of 1U where 1U is cubical box of dimensions of 10cm*10cm*cm and 1U weighs about 1.33 Kg. These satellites are highly popular in small scale customers such as universities and startups. Boom in nanosat market in recent years can be visualized from following graphs in fig. 1 along with their type where it can be easily visualized increment in satellite to be launched in 2018-2019 as compared to satellites launched near 2010.