Long March 4B | CBERS-4A

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

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China Aerospace Science and Technology Corporation is scheduled to launch a Long March 4B rocket as part of the CBERS-4A mission. The launch window for the Earth Science mission is on Mon, Dec 16th, 2019, 10:21 PM EST from Unknown Pad, Taiyuan. The status of the launch is Red. Don’t miss this exciting rocket launch!

Mission

CBERS-4A

On April 24, 2015, China and Brazil have signed the agreement for the construction of CBERS-4A. It's a third satellite in the continuity to the CBERS program, and a sixth CBERS satellite to be constructed. The CBERS satellites enhance and complement the existing remote sensing systems in an effort to improve our knowledge about the Earth environment and resources.

Location

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.

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