Long March 2F/G
Tiangong-2

Long March 2F/G | Tiangong-2

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 Tiangong-2 mission. The launch window for the Human Exploration mission was on Thu, Sep 15th, 2016, 10:04 AM 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.


Mission

Tiangong-2

China's second space station, Tiangong-2 is tasked to verify key technologies such as cargo transportation, on-orbit propellant resupply, and a medium-term stay of astronauts. It will also carry an array of scientific experiments, and will be equipped with a robotic arm to help the assembly and maintenance of the station.

Location

Launch Pad Compass (Beta)

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

Jiuquan, People's Republic of China

Rocket

Long March 2F/G

China Aerospace Science and Technology Corporation
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