Planned constellation of 138 satellites by 2030.
Main mission: high-resolution land observation.
Substantial contribution to disaster monitoring.
Most of the satellites are in sun synchronous orbits
Mass at launch
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Details on Status
First satellite launched on 5 June 2019
9 satellites launched on 15 Sept 2020
3 satellites launched 3 July 2021
9 satellites launched on 27 Feb 2022
5 satellites (4 GF-03D/1 GF-04A) launched on 30 Apr 2022. GF-04A has 0.5m imaging resolution.
8 satellites (7 GF-03D/Kuanfu 01C) on 5 May 2022. Kuanfu 01C has 0.5m resolution and a 150 km swath.
05 Jun 2019
Associated satellite programme and related satellites
Note: red tag: no longer operational , green tag: operational ,
blue tag : future
All known Instruments flying on
PMS-2 Panchromatic and Multi-spectral CCD Camera - 2
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