Open source smallsats in Russia

The Space Review: The Russian microsatellite “Chibis-M” was delivered to the International Space Station (ISS) on October 30, 2011, as a payload onboard the Progress-M13 cargo vehicle. Cosmonauts Oleg Kononenko and Anton Shkaplerov unstowed it from Progress and completed preparation work on the satellite, mounting it from inside ISS and fixing it on the mating ring of the cargo vehicle. Chibis-M was successfully deployed on January 25, 2012, after Progress-M13 undocked from the ISS.

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