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Xingyun 2 01

NSSDCA/COSPAR ID: 2020-028A

Description

Xingyun-2 is a planned Chinese LEO constellation for Internet-of-Things (IoT) communications operated by Xingyun Satellite Co., a subsidiary of CASIC with commercial investors.

The satellites feature a L-band communication payload and an inter-satellite laser communication package. The narrow-band data transfer rate is 2.4 - 9.6 kbps uplink and 2.4 kbps downlink. Also another (unspecified) hosted payload is on board.

Alternate Names

  • Xingyun201
  • 45602
  • Wuhan

Facts in Brief

Launch Date: 2020-05-12
Launch Vehicle: Kuaizhou
Launch Site: Jiuquan, Peoples Republic of China
Mass: 93 kg

Funding Agency

  • China Aerospace Science and Industry Corp. (Peoples Republic of China)

Discipline

  • Communications

Additional Information

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

 
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