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Shiyan 6-01, 02, 03 (SY 6-01, 02, 03)

SY 6-03 [Nanoscience Center]

Shiyan 6 (SY 6, Experiment 6) is a series of experimental Chinese satellites reportedly for studying the space environment.

No details of the satellites are known.

SY 6-01 was launched in November 2018 on a CZ-2D (2) rocket from Jiuquan.

SY 6-02 was launched in July 2020 on a CZ-2D (2) rocket from Jiuquan.

The third satellite, SY 6-03, was launched in April 2021 on a CZ-4B from Taiyuan into an higher orbit.

Nation: China
Type / Application: Technology
Contractors: Institute of Microsatellite Innovation of the Chinese Academy of Sciences (CAS)
Satellite COSPAR Date LS Launch Vehicle Remarks
Shiyan 6-01 (SY 6-01, TS 6-01, CX 3A-01) 2018-094B 19.11.2018 Jq LC-43/94 CZ-2D (2) with Jiading 1, Tianzhi 1, Tianping 1A, Tianping 1B
Shiyan 6-02 (SY 6-02, TS 6-02, CX 3A-02) 2020-043A 04.07.2020 Jq LC-43/94 CZ-2D (2)
Shiyan 6-03 (SY 6-03, TS 6-03, CX 3A-03) 2021-028A 08.04.2021 TY LC-9 CZ-4B


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