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Chinasat 1A

Also called Zhongxing 1A, ZX 1A


Designation 37804 / 11047A
Launch date 18 Sep 2011
Country of origin China
Mission Telecommunications
Geostationary orbit 130°E
Launch vehicle Long March #104

Might be a Fenghuo class tactical military communication satellite


Begin End Position
L: Oct 2022 130°E

End of life

Out of service Oct 2022

Technical data

Lyngsat transponder loading


Prime contractor CAST
Platform DFH 4
Mass at launch 5175 kg
Payload mass 588 kg
Solar array  
DC power EOL: 10.5 kW
Design lifetime 15 years

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