TX 1 [CCTV]
TX 1 (Tian Xun 1) is a Chinese microsatellite built by the Nanjing University of Aeronautics and Astronautics.
The main payload is a 2.5 kg CCD camera built by Suzhou University. It has a maximum resolution of roughly 30 meters.
TX-1 was launched piggy-back with Yaogan 12 in November 2011. It re-entered the atmosphere on 7 February 2016.
|Type / Application:||Earth observation, technology|
|Contractors:||Nanjing University of Aeronautics and Astronautics|
|Power:||Solar cells, battery|
|TX 1||2011-066A||09.11.2011||TY LC-9||CZ-4B||with Yaogan 12|