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LQSat [China Space Flight]

LQSat is a Chinese commercial experimental remote sensing satellite.

The satellite carries an experimental imager with a ground resolution of 5 m. Additionally, it carries an amateur radio payload.

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

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

Nation: China
Type / Application: Earth observation
Operator:
Contractors:
Equipment:
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Propulsion:
Power: Fixed solar array, batteries
Lifetime:
Mass: 54 kg
Orbit: 656 km SSO
Satellite COSPAR Date LS Launch Vehicle Remarks
LQSat 2015-057A 07.10.2015 Jq SLS-2 CZ-2D (2) with Jilin 1, Jilin 1-01, Jilin 1-02