TRICOM-1R Current Affairs, GK & News


TRICOM-1R also known as Tasuki is the name of nano satellite launched by Japan Aerospace Exploration Agency. It was launched into space from the Uchinoura Space Center. The micro-satellite was developed by the researchers at the University of Tokyo to capture the images of the surface of the Earth. It was launched using world’s smallest ..

Japan launches world’s smallest rocket to carry tiny satellite into orbit

The Japan Aerospace Exploration Agency (JAXA) has successfully launched the world’s smallest rocket with the ability to put a tiny satellite into orbit. The experimental SS-520 sounding rocket lifted off from the Uchinoura Space Center. It carried a microsatellite TRICOM-1R, a three-unit CubeSat weighing about 3 kilograms. The CubeSat will now be used to collect ..