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Program: Tianlian

Also called CTDRS, Tian Lian

Chinese data relay satellite program to provide near realtime communication with LEO spacecrafts. Known as the Chinese TDRS

Specifications of first generation

Prime contractor CAST
Platform DFH-3
Mass at launch < 3800 kg
Payload mass 220 kg
Solar array  
DC power 1700 W
Design lifetime  

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