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- n. Plural form of nanosat.
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"Under the terms of a cooperative research and development agreement, only the third in NASA's history, NASA Ames and m2mi will work together to develop very small satellites, called nanosats, for the commercialization of space."
However, it also carries some interesting scientific hardware, which could serve as the basis for future small free flying satellites - often referred to as smallsats or nanosats.
ISRO successfully launches Oceansat-2, 6 nanosats in 20 minutes
Oceansat 2, 6 nanosats launched in 20 mins by ISRO