Re-Entry: Prometheus 1-5

The Prometheus 1-5 satellite, one of eight secretive satellites operated by the Los Alamos National Laboratory, re-entered on November 29, 2015 after two years in orbit.

NORAD ID: 39393
Origin: USA
Object: Prometheus 1-5
Type: 1.5U CubeSat
Mass: ~2kg
Inclination: 40.5°
Launched: November 20, 2013 – 01:15 UTC
Launch Vehicle: Minotaur I
Launch Site: Wallops, Virinia, USA

Re-Entry Prediction: November 29, 2015 – 16:23 UTC +/- 14 Minutes
Re-Entry Zone: Indian Ocean, Australia, Pacific Ocean

The Prometheus 1-8 Satellites are eight CubeSats that were developed by the Los Alamos National Laboratory and will be used to demonstrate the operation of a constellation of CubeSats.

Re-Entry Orbit
Image: Spaceflight101/Orbitron
Image: Spaceflight101/Orbitron