Long March 4B | Gaofen-11

China Aerospace Science and Technology Corporation launch of a Long March 4B Rocket

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China Aerospace Science and Technology Corporation was scheduled to launch a Long March 4B rocket as part of the Gaofen-11 mission. The launch window for the Earth Science mission was on Mon, Jul 30th, 2018, 10:54 PM EDT from Launch Complex 9, Taiyuan. The status of the launch was Success. Don’t miss this exciting rocket launch! Watch the launch video of the Long March 4B and experience the excitement for yourself.

Mission

Gaofen-11

The Gaofen-11 satellite is believed to be a Earth-imaging satellite that Chinese state media claims, "can be used for land survey, urban planning, road network design, agriculture, and disaster relief".

Location

Launch Pad Compass (Beta)

Launch Complex 9, Taiyuan

Taiyuan, People's Republic of China

Rocket

Long March 4

The Long March 4B (Chinese: 长征四号乙火箭), also known as the Chang Zheng 4B, CZ-4B and LM-4B is a Chinese orbital carrier rocket. Launched from Launch Complex 1 at the Taiyuan Satellite Launch Center, it is a 3-stage rocket, used mostly to place satellites into low Earth and sun synchronous orbits.

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