China Aerospace Science and Technology Corporation

Long March 3

China Aerospace Science and Technology Corporation

(CASC)

Successes: 118 Failures: 6 Pending: 18

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Launch Vehicle


Long March 3

Configuration: B/E
Family: Long March 3

Vehicle Specifications


Long March 3B/E
GTO: None
LEO: None
Length: None m
Diameter: None m
Launch Mass: Nonek kg
Thurst: None kN
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Communications


Alcomsat-1 is the first Algerian telecommunications satellite. It is expected to operate in geostationary orbit for 15 years. Satellite carries Ku-band and Ka-band transponders for civil applications and X-band, UHF and EHF for the needs of the military and strategic state sectors.

Launch Window


NET: December 10th 2017 - 16:40 UTC

Open: December 10th 2017 - 16:27 UTC

Close: December 10th 2017 - 17:34 UTC

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Xichang Satellite Launch Center, People's Republic of China

Launch Complex 2 (LC-2), Xichang Satellite Launch Center