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).
|Type / Application:||Technology|
|Operator:||Nanjing University of Science and Technology|
|Contractors:||Nanjing University of Science and Technology|
|Propulsion:||small solid rocket motor, microthruster|
|Power:||Solar arrays, batteries|
|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|