Long March 3B / YZ-1
Beidou-3 M1 & Beidou-3 M2

Long March 3B / YZ-1 | Beidou-3 M1 & Beidou-3 M2

China Aerospace Science and Technology Corporation launch of a Long March 3B / YZ-1 Rocket

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China Aerospace Science and Technology Corporation was scheduled to launch a Long March 3B / YZ-1 rocket as part of the Beidou-3 M1 & Beidou-3 M2 mission. The launch window for the Communications mission was on Sun Nov 5th 2017 6:30 AM from Launch Complex 3 ( LC-3 ) ( LA-1 ), Xichang Satellite Launch Center. The status of the launch was Success. Don’t miss this exciting rocket launch! Watch the launch video of the Long March 3B / YZ-1 and experience the excitement for yourself.


Mission

Beidou-3 M1 & Beidou-3 M2

The BeiDou Navigation Satellite System (BDS) is a Chinese satellite navigation system. It consists of two separate satellite constellations – a limited test system that has been operating since 2000, and a full-scale global navigation system that is currently under construction. Two Beidou Navigation Satellite will be launched atop of a Long March 3B (CZ-3B) from Xichang Satellite Launch Center to medium Earth orbit.

Location

Launch Complex 3 ( LC-3 ) ( LA-1 ), Xichang Satellite Launch Center

Xichang Satellite Launch Center, People's Republic of China
China National Space Administration

Rocket

Long March 3B / YZ-1

China Aerospace Science and Technology Corporation
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