Tianqi (also transcribed Tiange) is a series of small Chinese experimental LEO comsats by Guodian Gaoke for IoT (Internet of Things) communications, which are also carrying a camera for educational purposes.
Guodian Gaoke plans to operate an IoT constellation. The “Apocalypse Constellation” provides users with much-needed data collection and transmission services for terrestrial network coverage blind areas, which are widely used in marine, environmental protection, meteorological, forestry, geological, emergency, rescue and smart city industries to enhance China’s global data network coverage and application capabilities are of strategic importance.
Jiuquan, People’s Republic of China
167 rockets have launched from Jiuquan, People’s Republic of China.
Ceres-1 – Galactic Energy
Low Earth Orbit Capacity: 350 kg
The Ceres-1 was manufactured by Galactic Energy with the first launch on . Ceres-1 has 2 successful launches and 0 failed launches with a total of 2 launches. Ceres-1 is the first solid propellant launch vehicle of Galactic Energy.
Launchers: Ceres-1, Pallas-1
Galactic Energy is a private aerospace company headquartered in Beijing, China. Established by senior engineers in 2018, Galactic Energy engages in low-cost commercial space launch business.