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Jilin-1 Guangxe-A (Jilin-1 Optical-A)

Jilin-1 Optical-A [Chang Guang Sat. Tech. Co.]

Jilin-1 Optical-A is a Chinese commercial remote sensing satellite designed and owned by the Chang Guang Satellite Technology Co.

Jilin-1 Optical-A is an high-definition optical satellite with a 0.72 m resolution pan-chromatic camera and 4 m resolution multi-spectral camera.

Jilin-1 Optical-A operates as as part of a constellation of four satellites, Jilin 1 for high-definition images, Jilin-1 Jishu Yanzheng for testing new space technology and two Jilin-1 Video satellites for video.

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

Nation: China
Type / Application: Earth observation
Operator: Chang Guang Satellite Technology Co.
Contractors: Chang Guang Satellite Technology Co.
Equipment: Panchromatic and multispectral imager
Power: 3 deployable fixed solar arrays, batteries
Mass: 420 kg
Orbit: 640 km × 663 km, 98.04
Satellite COSPAR Date LS Launch Vehicle Remarks
Jilin-1 Guangxe-A (Jilin-1 Optical-A) 2015-057D 07.10.2015 Jq LC-43/94 CZ-2D (2) with Jilin-1 Jishu Yanzheng, Jilin-1 Shipin-01, Jilin-1 Shipin-02


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