Long March 2D
VRSS-2 (Antonio José de Sucre)

Long March 2D | VRSS-2 (Antonio José de Sucre)

launch of a Long March 2D Rocket


was scheduled to launch a Long March 2D rocket as part of the VRSS-2 (Antonio José de Sucre) mission. The launch window for the Earth Science mission was on Mon Oct 9th 2017 12:06 AM from Unknown Pad, Jiuquan. The status of the launch was Success. Don’t miss this exciting rocket launch! Watch the launch video of the Long March 2D and experience the excitement for yourself.


Mission

VRSS-2 (Antonio José de Sucre)

VRSS-2 is the second Venezuelan remote sensing satellite. Spacecraft was built by China. Weighing about 1000 kg, it is to operate in sun-synchronous orbit at an altitude of 645 kilometres, providing services in traffic management, disaster warning and prevention, tracking agriculture and land use.

Location

Unknown Pad, Jiuquan

Jiuquan, People's Republic of China

Rocket

Long March 2D

China Aerospace Science and Technology Corporation
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