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Yunhai 1



No specifics on the Yunhai-1 (01) satellite are available other than it was built by the Shanghai Academy of Spaceflight Technology (SAST). According to the official launch announcement by Chinese state media, the satellite will be used for “observation of atmospheric, marine and space environment, disaster prevention and mitigation, and scientific experiments.”

Alternate Names

  • 41857
  • Yunhai1

Facts in Brief

Launch Date: 2016-11-11
Launch Vehicle: Long March 2D
Launch Site: Jiuquan, Peoples Republic of China

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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