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Tarus 1



Taurus 1 is a Chinese CubeSat to test a solar sail system that could be used to de-orbit small satellites.

Alternate Names

  • Tarus1
  • 44530

Facts in Brief

Launch Date: 2019-09-12
Launch Vehicle: Long March 4B
Launch Site: Taiyuan, Peoples Republic of China

Funding Agency

  • Unknown (Peoples Republic of China)


  • Technology Applications

Additional Information

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

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