Long March 2C / YZ-1S | RSW-01 - 03

Long March 2C / YZ-1S | RSW-01 - 03

Launch Area 4 (SLS-2 / 603)
Jiuquan, People's Republic of China

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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.

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RSW-01 - 03

"Ronghe Shiyan Weixing" (RSW) = "Integrated Experimental Satellite" are test satellites that will be used to develop a state-owned Chinese low-earth orbit constellation, Xingwang, consisting of several thousand satellites.

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Long March 2C/YZ-1S


Height 42.00 Meters

Max Stages 3

Mass To GTO 1250 kg

Liftoff Thrust 2962 kN

Diameter 3.35 Meters

Mass To LEO 3850 kg

Liftoff Mass 233 Tonnes


Launch Success 3

Consecutive Success 3

Maiden Flight 2018-10-09

Launch Failures 0


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Cosmic_Penguin

2021-08-24T12:39:55+0000

Launch success.

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Cosmic_Penguin

2021-08-22T14:19:20+0000

Added launch per NOTAMs.

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