Long March 2
Ministry of Aerospace Industry
Type: Government/Top Secret
Chinese reconnaissance satellite
Jiuquan, People’s Republic of China
183 rockets have launched from Jiuquan, People’s Republic of China.
Long March 2C – China Aerospace Science and Technology Corporation
- Family: Long March 2
- Length: 42 m
- Diameter: 3.35 m
- Launch Mass: 233 T
- Low Earth Orbit Capacity: 3850 kg
The Long March 2C was manufactured by China Aerospace Science and Technology Corporation with the first launch on 1982-09-09. Long March 2C has 54 successful launches and 1 failed launches with a total of 55 launches. The Long March 2C is a family of expendable launch vehicles made and operated by China. It is a two stage launch vehicle with storable propellants, consisting of Nitrogen Tetroxide and Unsymmetrical Dimethylhydrazine.
Ministry of Aerospace Industry – CASC
- Type: Government
- Abbreviation: CASC
- Founded: 1988
- Country: CHN
Chinese governmental entity in charge of space research from July 1988 to June 1993.