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Geely Constellation Group 01

Long March 2C

China Aerospace Science and Technology Corporation

Launch Status
Success

Mission


Geely Constellation Group 01

  • Type: Communications
  • Orbit: Low Earth Orbit

9 LEO communications satellites for Chinese car manufacturer Geely Automotive for testing autonomous driving/inter-vehicle communication services. They also carry payload for ocean observation.

Location


Launch Complex 3 (LC-3/LA-1)

Xichang Satellite Launch Center, People’s Republic of China

Launch Complex 3 (LC-3/LA-1) has witnessed the launch of 89 rockets, including 89 orbital launch attempts, while Xichang Satellite Launch Center, People’s Republic of China, has been the site for 202 rocket launches.

Launch Complex 3 (LC-3/LA-1)

Rocket


China Aerospace Science and Technology Corporation Long March 2C

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.

Long March 2C

Agency


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.

China Aerospace Science and Technology Corporation
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Ken & Judy O
Ken & Judy O' Neill
2 years ago

? its launch time but not sure if it went up.?
No video footage at this stage >?
Good luck.

Ken &; Judy O
Ken &; Judy O' Neill
2 years ago

All went well.

Ken & Judy O
Ken & Judy O' Neill
Reply to  Ken &; Judy O' Neill
2 years ago

P.S did not see a thing of the launch however.!

Tse, B.K.
Tse, B.K.
1 year ago

.inq: the june 21st ExPace launch preceded Afghanistan’s quake suspiciously, along with that of Yemen and Russia; right along the fault lines that surround the launch site, beginning with that in PRC;
.edu: bsee, msee uw;