THE NORTH STAR MISSION

GATHERING AN INTERNATIONAL CONSORTIUM TO DESIGN AND LAUNCH A MICROPROBE MISSION TO A SOLAR SYSTEM EXIT IN THE DIRECTION OF NORTH CELESTIAL POLE (= DIRECTION OF THE NORTH STAR)
  • Unseen mission impossible with a traditional spacecraft
  • The craft will become the furthest man-made object in less than 20 years from launch — maybe even in 10 years

Main objective of the mission is to work as technology demonstration: providing an off-orbit demonstration

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CALL FOR PROPOSALS

WE´RE OPENING THE CALL FOR PROPOSALS NOW!

Looking for partners to develop

  • Spacecraft subsystems
    • Deployable reflector
    • Rad-hard or error-correcting OBC
    • Radio
  • Navigation
  • Science payloads
  • Ground segment
  • Something else?

Get your system onboard now!
Or ask for more details via

north-star@aurorapt.fi