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KX 09



The KX-09 satellite for the Chinese Academy of Sciences will conduct unspecified microgravity technology experiments in orbit, according to Xinhua. Spacety’s Xiaoxiang 1-07 spacecraft, a technology demonstration CubeSat about the size of a briefcase, was also launched by the Kuaizhou 1A rocket.

Alternate Names

  • KX09
  • 44520

Facts in Brief

Launch Date: 2019-08-30
Launch Vehicle: Kuaizhou 1A
Launch Site: Jiuquan, Peoples Republic of China

Funding Agency

  • Chinese Academy of Sciences (Peoples Republic of China)


  • Technology Applications
  • Microgravity

Additional Information

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

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