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Tianyuan 1 (TY 1)

Tianyuan 1 [Nanjing University of Science and Tech.y]

Tianyuan 1 is a 6U cubesat designed and built by the Nanjing University of Science and Technology to test a small solid rocket motor and a microthruster in orbit.

The satellite was launched in October 2021 from Taiyuan on a ride-share mission on a CZ-2D (2).

Nation: China
Type / Application: Technology
Operator: Nanjing University of Science and Technology
Contractors: Nanjing University of Science and Technology
Configuration: CubeSat (6U)
Propulsion: small solid rocket motor, microthruster
Power: Solar arrays, batteries
Satellite COSPAR Date LS Launch Vehicle Remarks
Tianyuan 1 (TY 1) 2021-091J ? 14.10.2021 TY LC-9 CZ-2D (2) with CHASE (Xihe), QX 1, Tianshu 1, JTSY, HEAD 2E, HEAD 2F, Guidao Daqi Midu TSW, SSS 1, SSS 2A, Jinzijing 2

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