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Yaogan 14, 28 (JB-11 1, 2)

Yaogan 14 [CCTV]

The Yaogan 14 (Remote Sensing Satellite 14) government remote sensing satellite, likely also used as a military reconnaissance satellite, was launched by CZ-4B rocket from China's Taiyuan space center on 10 May 2012. It is an optical reconnaissance satellite.

A second satellite, Yaogan 28, was launched on 8 November 2015.

Nation: China
Type / Application: Earth observation
Operator:
Contractors: CAST
Equipment:
Configuration: Phoenix-Eye-2 bus
Propulsion:
Power: 2 deployable solar arrays, batteries
Lifetime:
Mass:
Orbit: 466 km × 479 km, 97.24 (#14)
Satellite COSPAR Date LS Launch Vehicle Remarks
Yaogan 14 (YG 14, JB-11 1) 2012-021A 10.05.2012 TY LC-9 CZ-4B with TT 1
Yaogan 28 (YG 28, JB-11 2) 2015-064A 08.11.2015 TY LC-9 CZ-4B