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Tiange Feixingqi 1, 2

Tiange Feixingqi 1 and 2 is a pair of small satellites launched by China's new generation CZ-7/YZ1A launch vehicle in 2016.

The likely purpose is the demonstration of intersatellite communication links.

Tiange 1 reentered on August 2016, Tiange 2 followed a day later.

Nation: China
Type / Application: Technology
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Satellite COSPAR Date LS Launch Vehicle Remarks
Tiange Feixingqi 1 2016-042L 25.06.2016 We LC-201 CZ-7/YZ1A with DFFC, Aoxiang Zhixing, Tiange Feixingqi 2, Aolong 1, ZGZ Shiyan Zhuangzhi
Tiange Feixingqi 2 2016-042M 25.06.2016 We LC-201 CZ-7/YZ1A with DFFC, Aoxiang Zhixing, Tiange Feixingqi 1, Aolong 1, ZGZ Shiyan Zhuangzhi