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Chinese Reusable Space Vehicle

Long March 2F

China Aerospace Science and Technology Corporation

Launch Status


Chinese Reusable Space Vehicle

Type: Government/Top Secret

Note: Launch time is approximate.

Probable reflight of the Chinese spaceplane capable of returning to Earth, which flew in orbit September 4 – 6, 2020.


Launch Area 4 (SLS-1 / 921)

Jiuquan, People’s Republic of China

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

Launch Area 4 (SLS-1 / 921), Jiuquan, People's Republic of China


Long March 2F – China Aerospace Science and Technology Corporation

Family: Long March
Length: 62 m
Diameter: 3.35 m
Launch Mass: 464 T
Low Earth Orbit Capacity: 8400 kg

The Long March 2F was manufactured by China Aerospace Science and Technology Corporation with the first launch on 1999-11-19. Long March 2F has 9 successful launches and 0 failed launches with a total of 9 launches. The Long March 2F is a Chinese orbital carrier rocket, part of the Long March 2 rocket family. Designed to launch the crewed Shenzhou spacecraft, the Long March 2F is a human-rated two-stage version of the Long March 2E rocket, which in turn was based on the Long March 2C launch vehicle. It is launched from complex SLS at the Jiuquan Satellite Launch Center.


China Aerospace Science and Technology Corporation

Type: Government
Abbreviation: CASC
Administration: Chairmen & President: Lei Fanpei
Founded: 1999
Launchers: Long March

Country: CHN

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.

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Ken & Judy
Ken & Judy
4 days ago

This mission seems to be top secret all round .??
What are these jokers playing at .????

Ken & Judy
Ken & Judy
2 days ago

Its up there now folks ( what ever it is).??