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The Anna University Microsatellite, or ANUSAT is an Indianmarker student research microsatellite designed, developed & integrated at Aerospace Engineering, Madras Institute of Technology(MIT), Chromepet, Anna University. It carries an amateur radio and technology demonstration experiments. It was successfully launched aboard a PSLV-CA designated PSLV-C12, along with RISAT-2, from the Second Launch Pad at the Satish Dhawan Space Centre. The launch was carried out at 01:15 GMT (06:45 IST) on 20 April 2009.

The satellite's development was sponsored by the Indian Space Research Organisation, who were also responsible for launch services.

ANUSAT is a cube with long sides, and a mass of . It carries an amateur radio store and forward communications system, and will also conduct technological research. This satellite is spin stabilised and spin axis is pointed normal towards sun. This satellite is integrated and tested at MICSAT, MIT Chrompet clean room.


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