Kuaizhou-1A | Yinhe-1

ExPace launch of a Kuaizhou-1A Rocket

Launch Status
Success

ExPace was scheduled to launch a Kuaizhou-1A rocket as part of the Yinhe-1 mission. The launch window for the Communications mission was on Wed, Jan 15th, 2020, 10:02 PM EST from Unknown Pad, Jiuquan. The status of the launch was Success. Don’t miss this exciting rocket launch!

Mission

Yinhe-1

Yinhe 1 is technology demonstration mission for the planned 144 satellite global 5G communications constellation which is to be built by Chinese Galaxy Space company.

Location

Unknown Pad, Jiuquan

Jiuquan, People's Republic of China

Rocket

Kuaizhou

Kuaizhou is a family of Chinese "quick-reaction" orbital launch vehicles. Flying since 2013, Kuaizhou 1 and 1A consist of three solid-fueled rocket stages, with a liquid-fueled fourth stage as part of the satellite system.

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