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China Aerospace Science and Technology Corporation launch of a Long March 2F/G Rocket

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China Aerospace Science and Technology Corporation was scheduled to launch a Long March 2F/G rocket as part of the unknown mission. The launch window for the unknown mission was on Thu, Sep 29th, 2011, 9:16 AM EDT from Launch Area 4 (SLS-1 / 921), Jiuquan. The status of the launch was Success. Don’t miss this exciting rocket launch! Watch the launch video of the Long March 2F/G and experience the excitement for yourself.

Location

Launch Area 4 (SLS-1 / 921), Jiuquan

Jiuquan, People's Republic of China

Rocket

Long March 2

China Aerospace Science and Technology Corporation

The China Aerospace Science and Technology Corporation (CASC) is the main contractor for the Chinese space program. It is state-owned and has a number of subordinate entities which design, develop and manufacture a range of spacecraft, launch vehicles, strategic and tactical missile systems, and ground equipment. It was officially established in July 1999 as part of a Chinese government reform drive, having previously been one part of the former China Aerospace Corporation. Various incarnations of the program date back to 1956.

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