Tracking 18876 objects as of 16-Dec-2017
HD Live streaming from Space Station
objects crossing your sky now

AOXIANG-1

Track AOXIANG-1 now!
10-day predictions
AOXIANG-1 is classified as:


NORAD ID: 42735
Int'l Code: 1998-067MQ
Perigee: 387.6 km
Apogee: 396.0 km
Inclination: 51.6 °
Period: 92.2 minutes
Semi major axis: 6762 km
RCS: Unknown
Launch date: November 20, 1998
Source: People's Republic of China (PRC)
Launch site: TYURATAM MISSILE AND SPACE COMPLEX (TTMTR)
Uplink (MHz):
Downlink (MHz): 436.150/437.640
Beacon (MHz):
Mode: 9600bps BPSK
Call sign: NPUAX1/AXNWPU-4
Status: Inactive


AOXIANG-1 is a 2U-CubeSat launched with the bulk of the QB50 constellation to the ISS, designed and built at the Shaanxi Engineering Laboratory (SELM), Northwestern Polytechnical University (NPU). The orbiter has science payload for lower thermosphere detection, three axis MagneTorQuers (MTQ), three axis reaction wheels, On Board Computer (OBC), communication system, Electrical Power System (EPS) and etc. The main mission of AOXIANG-1 is for lower thermosphere research. The satellite carries a Science Unit (SU) named INMS (Ion/Neutral Mass Spectrometer) for sampling of low mass ionized and neutral particles in lower thermosphere, such as O, O2, and N2. The second mission is focusing on the methods of improving the reliability of CubeSat that is based on commercial off-the-shelf (COTs) components.
aabbcc
Your satellite tracking list
Your tracking list is empty




NASA's NSSDC Master Catalog

Two Line Element Set (TLE):
1 42735U 98067MQ  17350.15821760  .00012047  00000-0  14630-3 0  9998
2 42735  51.6362 206.1696 0006159 251.6331 108.3993 15.61031584 33078
Source of the keplerian elements: AFSPC