Research Projects


CubeSail is an exciting, ground breaking educational satellite project from Surrey Space Centre (SSC) funded by Airbus Space & Defense.

Mission Satellite


Large deployable structures are a critical part of a number of space structures and systems, such as large refelectors, Earth observation antennas, radiators, sun shields and solar arrays.

Mission Background


The Deorbitsail project is a collaboration to build a 3U CubeSat sized satellite with a deployable sail that will demonstrate rapid deorbiting. Now awaiting launch from India in July 2015.

Mission Science and Technology


RemoveDEBRIS is aimed at performing key Active Debris Removal technology demonstrations representative of an operational scenario during a low-cost mission.

Objectives Partners

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