Kaituozhe-1 | Hangtian Tsinghua 1-01

Kaituozhe-1 | Hangtian Tsinghua 1-01

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Taiyuan, People's Republic of China













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China Aerospace Science and Technology Corporation

The China Aerospace Science and Technology Corporation (CASC) is the main contractor for the Chinese space program. It is state-owned and has a number of subordinate entities which design, develop and manufacture a range of spacecraft, launch vehicles, strategic and tactical missile systems, and ground equipment. It was officially established in July 1999 as part of a Chinese government reform drive, having previously been one part of the former China Aerospace Corporation. Various incarnations of the program date back to 1956.


Hangtian Tsinghua 1-01

Tsinghua-1 or Hangtian Qinghua 1 is the first demonstrator for the Disaster Monitoring Constellation and carries multi-spectral Earth imaging cameras providing 39-meter nadir ground resolution in 3 spectral bands.

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Height 18.00 Meters

Max Stages 4

Mass To GTO 0 kg

Liftoff Thrust 0 kN

Diameter 2.00 Meters

Mass To LEO 100 kg

Liftoff Mass 20 Tonnes

Launch Success 0

Consecutive Success 0

Maiden Flight 2001-09-15

Launch Failures 3

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