Jiuquan Satellite Launch Centre Current Affairs, GK & News

China: Launch of Reusable Spacecraft

On August 4, 2022, China launched a reusable experimental spacecraft into orbit. It was launched from Jiuquan Satellite Launch Centre, on Long March 2F rocket. Spacecraft will be placed into low Earth orbit. A similar clandestine mission was launched by China in 2020. Highlights: Spacecraft will operate in orbit for some time and then return ..

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‘Gaofen-3 03’: China’s Earth Observation Satellite

China has launched a new Earth observation satellite on 7th April 2022. This satellite will become a part of the country’s land-sea radar satellite constellation. It will capture images to help China safeguard its maritime interests. Overview: The satellite has been named Gaofen-3 03. It was from the Jiuquan Satellite Launch Centre with the use ..

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China launches two remote sensing satellites for Pakistan

China successfully launched two remote sensing satellites PRSS-1 and PakTes-1A of Pakistan on board of Long March-2C rocket from Jiuquan Satellite Launch Centre. It was overall 279th mission for the Long March rocket series (mainly used to send satellites into low Earth or Sun-synchronous orbits) and first international commercial launch in nearly two decades after ..

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