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XY 2



Xinyan 2 was a Chinese microsatellite to test new technologies in space. It was a testbed for an electric propulsion system. It was launched along with a cluster of 20 satellites on the maiden flight of the CZ 6 rocket.

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    Facts in Brief

    Launch Date: 2015-09-19
    Launch Vehicle: Long March 6
    Launch Site: Taiyuan, Peoples Republic of China


    • Technology Applications

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