Aoxiang-1 Satellite

Satellite name Aoxiang-1 (Ao Xiang-1, Aoxiang yi hao, BE04, CN04)
Type CubeSat
Units or mass 2U
Status Reentry 2019-06-26. Was operational (Last SatNOGS report with data on 2019-05-13 checked on 2019-05-26)
Launched 2017-04-18
NORAD ID 42735
Deployer NRCSD (NanoRacks CubeSat Deployer) [Quad-M]
Launcher Atlas V (QB50)
Deployment Deployed from ISS on 2017-05-27
Organization Northwestern Polytechnical University
Institution University
Entity type Academic / Education
Country China
Launch brokerer Nanoracks
Partners QB50

Part of QB50 to study lower termosphere.


A 2U CubeSat, part of the QB50 constellation, intended to measure the lower thermosphere. QB50.

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Keywords QB50
On the same launch

Last modified: 2024-05-29

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