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Xingyun S1 (XY S1)

XY S1 [China Space Flight]

XY S1 (Xingyun Shiyan 1) is a 2.79 kg 2U CubeSat built by the Northwestern Polytechnical University to test L-band narrow-band communications for the planned Xingyun-2 satellite constellation.

The satellite was launched as a secondary payload on a Kuaizhou-1A rocket.

Nation: China
Type / Application: Technology
Operator: Xingyun Satellite Co.
Contractors: Northwestern Polytechnical University
Configuration: CubeSat (2U)
Propulsion: None
Power: 2 deployable fixed solar arrays, batteries
Mass: 2.79 kg
Orbit: 656 km SSO
Satellite COSPAR Date LS Launch Vehicle Remarks
Xingyun S1 (XY S1) 2017-002A 09.01.2017 Jq LP-43/95A Kuaizhou-1A with Jilin-1 Shipin-03, Kaidun 1

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