|Organization:||University of Tartu|
|Mission type:||Technology Demonstration|
|Launch date:||7 May 2013, 02:06:31UTC|
|Mission duration:||12 months|
|Orbits:||Low Earth orbit|
ESTCube-1 is the first satellite from Estonia. It was made as part of the Estonian Student Satellite Program, and was launched on 7 May 2013 on a Vega rocket. The satellite is a project in which university and high-school students took part. The CubeSat standard for nanosatellites was followed while it was built, resulting in a 10x10x11.35 cm cube, with a volume of 1 liter and a mass of 1.048 kg.