Ireland's First Satellite

EIRSAT-1 is the Educational Irish Research Satellite 1. Supported by industry partners and academic mentors, this team of students in University College Dublin are designing, building, launching and operating Ireland's first satellite. It is a 2U CubeSat being developed as part of the European Space Agency's Fly Your Satellite programme.

The EIRSAT-1 project is carried out with the support of the Education Office of the European Space Agency, under the educational Fly your Satellite! Programme.

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Our Team

Read about our diverse team of students from UCD School of Physics and UCD School of Engineering


Read about the Irish developed experiments that will fly on EIRSAT-1.

Read our blog

Find out what we've been up to in the past few weeks on our blog


Got a burning question? Ask us on our forum!


Want to know more about the anatomy of a satellite? Read about our subsystems

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