Long March 2C/SMA
PRSS-1 & PakTes-1A

Long March 2C/SMA | PRSS-1 & PakTes-1A

China Aerospace Science and Technology Corporation launch of a Long March 2C/SMA Rocket

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China Aerospace Science and Technology Corporation was scheduled to launch a Long March 2C/SMA rocket as part of the PRSS-1 & PakTes-1A mission. The launch window for the Earth Science mission was on Sun Jul 8th 2018 11:47 PM from Launch Area 4 (SLS-2 / 603), Jiuquan. The status of the launch was Success. Don’t miss this exciting rocket launch! Watch the launch video of the Long March 2C/SMA and experience the excitement for yourself.


Mission

PRSS-1 & PakTes-1A

The Pakistan Remote Sensing Satellite (PRSS) is a dual purpose Earh observation and optical satellite. It is to operate in sun-synchronous orbit with a planned lifetime of 5 years. PakTes-1A is a remote sensing satellite built by Pakistan's space agency with assistance from Space Advisory Company of South Africa.

Location

Launch Area 4 (SLS-2 / 603), Jiuquan

Jiuquan, People's Republic of China

Rocket

Long March 2C/SMA

China Aerospace Science and Technology Corporation
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