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Fanhui Shi Weixing (13)

Long March 2D

Ministry of Aerospace Industry

Launch Status
Success

Mission

Fanhui Shi Weixing (13)

Type: Earth Science

The FSW-2 (Fanhui Shi Weixing) or JB-1B series was the second series of chinese recoverable satellites. These satellites feature cameras for Earth observation.

Location

Launch Area 2B

Jiuquan, People’s Republic of China

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

Launch Area 2B, Jiuquan, People's Republic of China

Rocket

Long March 2D – China Aerospace Science and Technology Corporation

Family: Long March
Length: 38.3 m
Diameter: 3.35 m
Launch Mass: 232 T
Low Earth Orbit Capacity: 3500 kg

The Long March 2D was manufactured by China Aerospace Science and Technology Corporation with the first launch on 1992-08-09. Long March 2D has 58 successful launches and 1 failed launches with a total of 59 launches. The Long March 2D, also known as the Chang Zheng 2D, CZ-2D and LM-2D, is a Chinese orbital carrier rocket. It is a 2-stage carrier rocket mainly used for launching LEO and SSO satellites.

Agency

Ministry of Aerospace Industry

Type: Government
Abbreviation: CASC

Founded: 1988

Country: CHN

Chinese governmental entity in charge of space research from July 1988 to June 1993.

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