In the image below we can see the size difference between our CubeSat FloripaSat-1 and the Sino-Brazilian satellite CBERS 04A that will be launched together on December 17th.
FloripaSat-1 that can comfortably fit in the palm of a hand weighing approximately 1 kilogram, while the CBERS 04A weighs almost 2 tones or 2000 kilograms. In addition to CBERS 04A, 3 other Chinese CubeSats will be accompanying FloripaSat-1 on its space trip.
To know more about CBERS 04A satellite visit its website by clicking here.
@ 2019 SpaceLab UFSC – Space Technology Research Laboratory, Federal University of Santa Catarina