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Dong Fang Hong 75

Also called Beidou DW1, Beidou M1 or Beidou 5


Designation 31115 / 07011A
Launch date 13 Apr 2007
Country of origin China
Mission Navigation
Perigee/Apogee 21500 km
Inclination 55.3°
Period 773 min
Launch vehicle Long March 3A #94

This is the first Beidou satellite to go into MEO (previous GEO satellite was DFH 73).
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Technical data


Prime contractor CAST
Platform DFH3
Mass at launch 2200 kg
Mass in orbit  
Solar array  
Stabilization 3-axis
DC power 1700 W
Design lifetime  

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