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ZDPS 3A (Zheda Pixing 3A)

ZDPS 3A [Wang Huiquan]

ZDPS-3A (Zheda Pixing 3A) is a nano-satellite mission of the Microsat Research Center, Zhejiang University for technology demonstration.

The ZDPS-3A satellite mainly conducts in-orbit tests on Pina satellite technologies such as multi-mode TT&C transponder and spaceborne integrated electronic systems.

It consists of a cubic body with a side length of 25 cm and a spherical payload with a diameter of 30 cm. The volume is similar to two basketballs. The total weight of the satellite is 20 kg.

Nation: China
Type / Application: Technology
Operator: Zhejiang University
Contractors: Zhejiang University
Power: Solar cells, batteries
Mass: 20 kg
Satellite COSPAR Date LS Launch Vehicle Remarks
ZDPS 3A (Zheda Pixing 3A) 2020-039B 17.06.2020 Jq LC-43/94 CZ-2D (2) with Gaofen 9-03, HEAD 5
Further ZDPS missions: