Long March 4B | Ziyuan 3-02 & ÑuSat-1 & -2 (Fresco and Batata)

China Aerospace Science and Technology Corporation launch of a Long March 4B Rocket

TBD
Watch Launch Video

China Aerospace Science and Technology Corporation was scheduled to launch a Long March 4B rocket as part of the Ziyuan 3-02 & ÑuSat-1 & -2 (Fresco and Batata) mission. The launch window for the Earth Science mission was on Sun, May 29th, 2016, 11:17 PM EDT from Unknown Pad, Taiyuan. The status of the launch was Success. Don’t miss this exciting rocket launch! Watch the launch video of the Long March 4B and experience the excitement for yourself.

Mission

Ziyuan 3-02 & ÑuSat-1 & -2 (Fresco and Batata)

Ziyuan is a series of remote sensing satellites in Sun-synchronous orbit around Earth. Ziyuan 3-02 is a Chinese Earth observation satellite, a high-resolution imaging satellite operated by the Ministry of Land and Resources of the People's Republic of China.

Location

Launch Pad Compass (Beta)

Unknown Pad, Taiyuan

Taiyuan, People's Republic of China

Rocket

Long March 4

The Long March 4B (Chinese: 长征四号乙火箭), also known as the Chang Zheng 4B, CZ-4B and LM-4B is a Chinese orbital carrier rocket. Launched from Launch Complex 1 at the Taiyuan Satellite Launch Center, it is a 3-stage rocket, used mostly to place satellites into low Earth and sun synchronous orbits.

China Aerospace Science and Technology Corporation
View More Rocket Launches