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Zhuhai-1 01, 02

Zhuhai-1 []

The Zhuhai-1 earth observation satellites are the video component of the Chinese Orbita earth observation system.

Two OVS-1 satellites will constitute the prototype OVS-1 video component. The operational Orbita constellation is to consist of video satellites (OVS-2), hyperspectral satellites (OHS-2) and small personal satellites (OPS 2).

The first two video satellites are planned as secondary payloads on a CZ-4B rocket in 2017.

Nation: China
Type / Application: Earth observation
Operator:
Contractors:
Equipment: Video imager
Configuration:
Propulsion: ?
Power: 2 deployable fixed solar arrays, batteries
Lifetime:
Mass: 50 kg
Orbit:
Satellite COSPAR Date LS Launch Vehicle Remarks
Zhuhai-1 01 (OVS-1 01) - 2017 Jq SLS-2 CZ-4B with HXMT, Zhuhai-1 02
Zhuhai-1 02 (OVS-1 02) - 2017 Jq SLS-2 CZ-4B with HXMT, Zhuhai-1 01