Long March 4B | Gaofen-7 & others

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-7 mission. The launch window for the Earth Science mission was on Sat, Nov 2nd, 2019, 11:22 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-7

Gaofen is a series of civilian Earth observation satellites developed and launched for the China High-definition Earth Observation System (CHEOS), a state-sponsored programme aimed to develop a near-real time, all-weather, global surveillance network consisting of satellite, near-space (stratosphere) airships, and aerial observation platforms.

Location

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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