College - Author 1
College of Engineering
Department - Author 1
Aerospace Engineering Department
Degree Name - Author 1
BS in Aerospace Engineering
Jordi Puig-Suari, College of Engineering, Aerospace Engineering Department
Due to factors relating to normal satellite degradation or unexpected anomalous conditions, a satellite will be taken out of commission and placed in a storage mode and eventually powered OFF. Performing end of life (EOL) testing and decommissioning activities require strategic planning. This is to ensure that the satellite can be powered OFF and meet the guidelines to decommission.