BY70-1 Satellite

Name BY-1 (BY70-1, Bayi Kepu Weixing 1, ZG2U, BY 1)
Form factor CubeSat
Units or mass 2U
Status Reentry 2017-02-18. Was operational.
Launched 2016-12-28
NORAD ID 41909
Deployer Unknown
Launcher Long March 2D
Organisation China Center for Aerospace Science and Technology
Institution Institute
Entity Government (Civil / Military)
Country China
Manufacturer AIVT by ZeroG Lab
Operator Unknown
Launch brokerer Unknown

Amateur radio missions.


For school education and amateur radio. The amateur radio station onboard will provide telecommand, telemetry and FM repeater functions. 3 axis stabilised and have deployable solar panels.

Sources [1] [2] [3]
Photo sources [1]
COTS subsystems
  • PLATFORM - ZeroG Lab

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