Brazil’s Space Industry Revives With VCUB Nanosatellite

Credit: Steve Trimble/AW&ST

Weighing only 9.7 kg (21.3 lb.) and measuring about the size of a briefcase, the full-scale model of the Visiona VCUB1 nanosatellite does not make much of an impression hanging from the ceiling of a Latin American Aerospace and Defense exhibit booth in Rio de Janeiro. But its diminutive size...

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