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Tzinghua 1



Tzinghua 1 was a Chinese (PRC) 50 kg microsatellite that was launched by a Cosmos-3M rocket from Plesetsk at 12:13 UT. It was a demonstration model of a future seven-satellite fleet that will monitor natural disasters and help train students.

Alternate Names

  • 26385
  • Tzinghua1

Facts in Brief

Launch Date: 2000-06-28
Launch Vehicle: Cosmos
Launch Site: Plesetsk, Russia
Mass: 50 kg

Funding Agency

  • Unknown (Peoples Republic of China)


  • Earth Science

Additional Information

Questions and comments about this spacecraft can be directed to: Coordinated Request and User Support Office

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