ZhongXing-1A (ZX-1A)

China (PR)

Spacecraft nº:

Chinese spacecraft nº: 165

Also called: FH 2A and ChinaSat 1A

Launch data:

Designation 37804 / 11047A
Launch date 18 Sep 2011 - 16:33:04 UT
Launch site Xichang, LC-2
Launch vehicle  CZ-3B (Y16)
Mission Military: Communications
Geostationary orbit:
Perigee / Apogee 35778 x 35796 km
Eccentricity 2,13E-04
Inclination 0.3 deg
Period 1436.1 min


Spacecraft data:

Prime manufactor CAST
Platform DFH-4 bus
Operator People's Liberation Army (C41)
Mass at launch  5216 kg
Dry Mass  kg
Basic shape  
Dimension (m) 
Equipment 
Solar array 2 deployable solar arrays
Stabilization  
Propulsion 
DC power  
Design lifetime  15 yrs - still active

Location:

DatePositionRemarks
 Jan 2012 129.84° E 


Description:

Mission details:


Ref.: #6n, #7(JR647), #226, #228 - update: 08.02.12