Long March 11 | Jilin-1-07 (Deqing-1), Jilin-1-08

China Aerospace Science and Technology Corporation launch of a Long March 11 Rocket

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China Aerospace Science and Technology Corporation was scheduled to launch a Long March 11 rocket as part of the Jilin-1-07 (Deqing-1), Jilin-1-08 mission. The launch window for the Earth Science mission was on Thu, Jan 18th, 2018, 11:07 PM EST 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 11 and experience the excitement for yourself.

Mission

Jilin-1-07 (Deqing-1), Jilin-1-08

Jilin-1 is a series of Chinese commercial remote sensing satellites. These two satellites are sharing the ride with several cubesats.

Location

Unknown Pad, Jiuquan

Jiuquan, People's Republic of China

Rocket

Long March 11

China Aerospace Science and Technology Corporation

The China Aerospace Science and Technology Corporation (CASC) is the main contractor for the Chinese space program. It is state-owned and has a number of subordinate entities which design, develop and manufacture a range of spacecraft, launch vehicles, strategic and tactical missile systems, and ground equipment. It was officially established in July 1999 as part of a Chinese government reform drive, having previously been one part of the former China Aerospace Corporation. Various incarnations of the program date back to 1956.

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