Universal small spacecraft bus (SSB)


Small spacecraft bus (SSB) is developed for small spacecraft, operating on near-Earth orbits or interplanetary trajectories (to the Moon, Mars etc.).

Description and main characteristics

SSB includes the following systems and equipment. SSB is capable to control the spacecraft, including the attitude. As an option a fly-wheel motor can be added.

The bus was fully manufactured for the Cosmos 1 (Solar Sail) project (2005).


OKB MEI (radiosystem), OOO Infratron (solar and star sensors).


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