Long March 4C
Gaofen 3

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

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China Aerospace Science and Technology Corporation was scheduled to launch a Long March 4C rocket as part of the Gaofen 3 mission. The launch window for the Earth Science mission was on Tue, Aug 9th, 2016, 6:55 PM from Launch Complex 9, Taiyuan. The status of the launch was Success. Don’t miss this exciting rocket launch! Watch the launch video of the Long March 4C and experience the excitement for yourself.


Mission

Gaofen 3

Gaofen 3 is the first medium-sized and long life (8 years) civil satellite of China. The satellite is a C-band Synthetic Aperture Radar capable of up to 1m ground resolution.

Location

Launch Pad Compass (Beta)

Launch Complex 9, Taiyuan

Taiyuan, People's Republic of China

Rocket

Long March 4C

China Aerospace Science and Technology Corporation
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