A picture of 2 of 3CS satellites
|Operator||NMSU, AFRL, STP|
|Launch mass||16 kilograms (35 lb)|
|Dimensions||46 x 30cm (six-sided)|
|Start of mission|
|Launch date||Not launched|
|Rocket||Delta IV Heavy|
|Launch site||Cape Canaveral SLC-37B|
Petey (or 3CS-3) is a satellite, part of Three Corner Satellite project. Designed and being built by mostly undergraduate students at the New Mexico State University as part of the Air Force Research Laboratory's University Nanosat Program. It is responsible for communication system in 3CS project.
Satellite carries name of New Mexico State University's mascot, Pistol Pete.