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Jilin 1A

Jilin 1 [China Space Flight]

Jilin 1A is a Chinese commercial remote sensing satellite.

Jilin 1A is an high-definition optical satellite with a 0.72 m resolution pan-chromatic camera and 4 m resolution multi-spectral camera.

Jilin 1A will operate as as part of a constellation of four satellites, Jilin 1 for high-definition images, LQSat for testing new space technology and two Jilin 1 satellites for video.

The four satellites were launched on a CZ-2D (2) rocket from China's Jiuquan space center.

Nation: China
Type / Application: Earth observation
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Propulsion:
Power: 3 deployable fixed solar arrays, batteries
Lifetime:
Mass: 450 kg
Orbit: 640 km × 663 km, 98.04
Satellite COSPAR Date LS Launch Vehicle Remarks
Jilin 1A 2015-057D 07.10.2015 Jq SLS-2 CZ-2D (2) with LQSat, Jilin 1-01, Jilin 1-02