Long March 3B / YZ-1
BDS M1-S & BDS M2-S

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

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China Aerospace Science and Technology Corporation was scheduled to launch a Long March 3B / YZ-1 rocket as part of the BDS-3 M1 & BDS-3 M2 mission. The launch window for the Communications mission was on Fri, Jul 31st, 2015, 8:29 AM from Launch Complex 2 (LC-2), 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

BDS-3 M1 & BDS-3 M2

The BeiDou Navigation Satellite System will be a global satellite navigation system consisting of 35 satellites. Resolution of the BeiDou system has been reported to be as high as 0.5 metres.

Location

Launch Pad Compass (Beta)

Launch Complex 2 (LC-2), Xichang Satellite Launch Center

Xichang Satellite Launch Center, People's Republic of China

Rocket

Long March 3B / YZ-1

China Aerospace Science and Technology Corporation
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