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XY-2C

NSSDCA/COSPAR ID: 2015-049H

Description

XW 2B, 2C and 2D or CAS 3B, 3C and 3D (Chinese Amateur Radio satellite 3B, 3C and 3D) are a constellation of three identical Chineses micro-satellite for atmospheric physics experiments and amateur radio missions.The satellites feature a 246 mm × 246 mm × 246 mm cubic body with body mounted solar cells and a mass of approximately 10 kg mass. They feature a three-axis stabilization system.The amateur communications payload consists of U/V 20 kHz wide transponders with 145 MHz CW beacon and 19k2 GMSK AX25 telemetry downlinks.

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    Facts in Brief

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

    Funding Agency

    • Unknown (Peoples Republic of China)

    Disciplines

    • Communications
    • Technology Applications

    Additional Information

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

     
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