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Tianyan 02 (Xingshidai 8, Kehuan shijie hao AI weixing)

Tianyan 02 [Minospace]

Tianyan 02 or Xingshidai 8 is a CubeSat (6U) built by Weina Xingkong Keji (MinoSpace) for Gouxing Yuhang Keji (ADA Space) of Chengdu. It is also called "Kehuan shijie hao AI weixing" (SciFi World AI satellite) and is dedicated to the science fiction community.

SF writers including Cixin Liu were invited to the launch. The satellite apparently has a low resolution Earth video imager.

Nation: China
Type / Application: Technology
Contractors: Minospace
Configuration: CubeSat (6U)
Satellite COSPAR Date LS Launch Vehicle Remarks
Tianyan 02 (Xingshidai 8, Kehuan shijie hao AI weixing) 2019-093 20.12.2019 TY LC-9 CZ-4B with CBERS 4A, ETRSS 1, Tianqin 1/CAS 6, Yuheng, Shuntian, Tianyan 01, Weilai 1R, FloripaSat 1