Optical Communication and Sensor Demonstration (OCSD)
Mission at a Glance
3 CubeSats: 1 Pathfinder (October 8, 2015), 2 Mission (Spring 2016)
4 inches x 4 inches x 6.7 inches (or 10 cm x 10 cm x 17 cm)
Approximately 5 pounds (or 2.25 kg)
The Aerospace Corporation developed the spacecraft and manages the OCSD mission. NASA’s Small Spacecraft Technology Program (under its Space Technology Mission Directorate) funded the OCSD mission.