Xichang Satellite Launch Center Current Affairs, GK & News
China has successfully launched the first of its new-generation ‘Tianlian II-01’ data relay satellite into orbit by a Long March-3B carrier rocket from the Xichang Satellite Launch Centre in southwest Sichuan Province. This is the first of China’s second-generation data-tracking and relay satellites. It will provide services like data relay, measurement and control, and transmission ..
Topics: Chinese space program • In spaceflight • Long March • Outline of space technology • Satellite • Shenzhou 7 • Shenzhou program • Space program of the People's Republic of China • Spacecraft • Spaceflight • Tianlian I • Xichang Satellite Launch Center
China has successfully launched a new communication satellite “APSTAR-6C” into orbit by the Long March 3B launch vehicle from Xichang Satellite Launch Center at Sichuan province of China. The satellite is based on the Dong Fang Hong 4 (DFH-4) platform and with a designed life of 15 years. It will provide TV transmission, communication, internet, ..
Topics: Apstar 6C • APT Satellite Holdings • China Aerospace Science and Technology Corporation • Chinasat • DFH • Long March • Long March 3 • Satellite • Space program of the People's Republic of China • Spacecraft • Spaceflight • Xichang Satellite Launch Center