Long March 2D | SuperView-1 (Gaojing 1-01 & Gaojing 1-02)

China Aerospace Science and Technology Corporation launch of a Long March 2D Rocket

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China Aerospace Science and Technology Corporation is scheduled to launch a Long March 2D rocket as part of the Gaojing-1 mission. The launch window for the Earth Science mission is on Tue, Dec 27th, 2016, 10:23 PM EST from Launch Complex 9, Taiyuan. The status of the launch is . Don’t miss this exciting rocket launch! Watch the launch video of the Long March 2D and experience the excitement for yourself.

Mission

Gaojing-1

Gaojing-1 is a constellation of Chinese civilian remote sensing satellites, which will initially consist of two satellites launched together.

SuperView-1 (Gaojing 1-01 & Gaojing 1-02)

These two satellites, also known as SuperView-1 constellation, are remote sensing satellites to operate in a 500 km sun-synchronous orbit. They are capable of providing imagery with 0.5 m panchromatic resolution and 2 m multispectral resolution.

Location

Launch Pad Compass (Beta)

Launch Complex 9, Taiyuan

Taiyuan, People's Republic of China

Rocket

Long March 2D

The Long March 2D, also known as the Chang Zheng 2D, CZ-2D and LM-2D, is a Chinese orbital carrier rocket. It is a 2-stage carrier rocket mainly used for launching LEO and SSO satellites.

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