Remove Ads

Jilin-1-02D

Kuaizhou-1A

China Aerospace Science and Industry Corporation

Launch Status
Success

Weather Forecast During Launch

67F with clear skies, 0% cloud cover and 6mph wind speed.

Mission

Jilin-1-02D

Type: Earth Science

Jilin-1 is a series of Chinese commercial remote sensing satellites.

Location

Unknown Pad

Jiuquan, People’s Republic of China

146 rockets have launched from Jiuquan, People’s Republic of China.

Unknown Pad, Jiuquan, People's Republic of China

Rocket

Kuaizhou

Length: 19.4 meters
Diameter: 1.4 meters
First Launch: January 9, 2017

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.

The Kuaizhou rocket has been launched a total of 10 times with 9 successful and 1 failed launches.

Agency

China Aerospace Science and Industry Corporation

Type: Government
Abbreviation: CASIC

Country: CHN

The China Aerospace Science & Industry Corporation Limited (CASIC) is a Chinese state-owned corporation that designs, develops and manufactures a range of spacecrafts, launch vehicles, strategic and tactical missile systems, and ground equipment.

Subscribe
Notify of
guest
4 Comments
Inline Feedbacks
View all comments
Ken & Judy O'Neill
Ken & Judy O'Neill
2 months ago

Earth science equals climate change let’s do this CASIC .

Ken & Judy O' Neill
Ken & Judy O' Neill
1 month ago

6 launches planned for the 31 August , 2021. The future is here already and we are not even living on the moon yet .

Rocket Monkey
Reply to  Ken & Judy O' Neill
1 month ago

Those are not confirmed dates and will get moved.

Ken & Judy O'Neill
Ken & Judy O'Neill
53 minutes ago

Well done on the launch today to all teams involved.
Winners are grinners.