Characteristics of the instrument

  • Weight : less than 2.2 kg
  • Length : 23 cm
  • Antenna size : 7-9 cm
  • Electricity usage = about 40 W when switched on

Pictures of LaRa under Antwerp Space design authority (November 2017)

You can see the transponder (the rectangular box), the 3 antenna (hemispherical domes) and the connecting cables.