ESA – CanSat 2020-21 kicks off


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Have you ever dreamed of designing your have mini satellite? CanSat is back again with the 2020-21 edition of the European CanSat Levels of competition and CADSat – a new entry-amount challenge for beginners! Registration are now open up!

Degree: eleven – 19 decades outdated


CADSat is built for beginners/younger individuals from eleven to fifteen decades outdated. Approach a groundbreaking scientific mission and 3D style your extremely have mini satellite! The challenge difficulties students to style in 3D a satellite the dimensions of a soda can, created with the style instrument of their option. Pupils must style a mission for their mini satellite and guarantee that the satellite style finest suits this mission. CADSat is ideal as a novice challenge to put together to take part in CanSat later on. Read through the guidelines document to learn more!

The European CanSat Levels of competition is aimed at individuals from 14 to 19 decades outdated. If you’re up for a even larger problem, get the job done in a staff to picture, make, take a look at and launch a real mini satellite! This challenge difficulties students to in shape all the big subsystems of a satellite inside of the volume and condition of a smooth consume can, which will be launched by a little rocket up to an altitude of 1 km. As the CanSat descends, its mission commences.

Just about every participating CanSat staff will have to attain two missions: a necessary key mission to collect air temperature and stress data, and a secondary mission is completely open up to the students’ creativity. Your secondary mission could be checking out a new planet, analysing Earth’s ambiance, building a rover to in shape inside of the CanSat, or nearly anything else you can assume of. Uncover out the prerequisites to take part in the guidelines.

Get Associated!

To locate out more about the competitions, and for info on how to apply, stop by the CADSat and CanSat websites. The ESA Schooling staff is looking forward to getting your software. Superior luck to everyone getting portion!

Registrations open up: 18 September 2020

Deadline for CADSat entry submissions: 14 Could 2021

Deadline for CanSat entry submissions for teams from Estonia, Hungary, Latvia, Switzerland, Canada and Slovenia: 30 November 2020

Deadline for CanSat entry submissions for teams from other participating nations: see CanSat 2021-21 Nationwide Organiser in your country. 

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