Long March 3B / YZ-1
Beidou-3 M5 & Beidou-3 M6

Long March 3B / YZ-1 | Beidou-3 M5 & Beidou-3 M6

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

Watch Launch Video 1   |   Video 2

China Aerospace Science and Technology Corporation was scheduled to launch a Long March 3B / YZ-1 rocket as part of the Beidou-3 M5 & Beidou-3 M6 mission. The launch window for the Navigation mission was on Sat, Jul 28th, 2018, 9:32 PM 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 M5 & Beidou-3 M6

The two satellites will be used to provide global navigation coverage as part of the Chinese Beidou (Compass) satellite navigation system.

Location

Launch Pad Compass (Beta)

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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