Summary

Fly Your Satellite! (FYS) is an educational programme whose main, but not only, focus is the verification campaign of CubeSats built by university students – a phase with high learning value for the students . The programme was kicked off with the help of six CubeSat teams selected in June 2013. The programme aims at offering students the opportunity to benefit from the transfer of technical competence and experience from ESA specialists. In addition, by teaching best practises for spacecraft design, development and verification, the programme aims at increasing the CubeSats’ chances for mission success. The FYS programme is structured in four phases, from the integration of the CubeSat Flight Model up to the operation of the satellite in space. During each phase, the CubeSats have to undergo expert reviews that need to be passed in order for the student teams to gain access to the following phase. In the current edition of the programme, the four phases, all run under the supervision of space experts

Disclaimer: satsearch is not responsible for any mistakes on this page, although we do our best to ensure correctness. Please report any mistakes to us.

Last updated: 2020-08-28

Fly your satellite

Downloads

Export

Submit your request


Request details

The more information you can provide the better.


Personal Information

Submitting your information allows us to get in touch with you once we get a response from the supplier.

Please select one of the following:

Would you like to subscribe to our newsletter?

Requests that are submitted through satsearch are anonymously posted to our leads page.

from our blog

Go to blog

Hywel Curtis 4, December 2019

Find a launch option for your CubeSat or small satellite - an overview of launch service providers

Hywel Curtis 16, February 2021

Smallsat and CubeSat GPS antennas and GNSS systems

Hywel Curtis 22, Januray 2020

Optical communications for small satellites and CubeSats - product roundup