Xiaoxiang-1-02 (TY1-02, TY-4)

Name Xiaoxiang-1-02 (TY1-02, TY-4)
Type CubeSat
Units or mass 6U
Status Operational (Tracking work by John VK2FAK published on Twitter on 2019-05-18)
Launched 2018-10-29
NORAD ID 43664
Deployer Unknown
Launcher Long March
Organisation LaserFleet
Institution Company
Entity Commercial
Nation China
Manufacturer AIVT by Spacety
Launch brokerer Unknown

New-technology verification satellite for laser communications.


New-technology verification satellite for laser communications, jointly developed by SPACETY and LaserFleet. Build a low Earth orbit constellation consisting of hundreds of satellites to create a laser communication network in space, to provide high-speed internet access for civil aircraft.

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Keywords Laser transmitter

Last modified: 2023-06-06
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