China Aerospace Science and Technology Corporation

Long March 4

China Aerospace Science and Technology Corporation

(CASC)

Successes: 123 Failures: 6 Pending: 18

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Launch Vehicle


Long March 4

Configuration: B
Family: Long March 4

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Astrophysics


Hard X-ray Modulation Telescope (HXMT) is a Chinese X-ray space observatory. This will be China's first astronomy satellite, and it is tasked with observation of black holes, neutron stars and other phenomena based on their X-ray and gamma ray emissions.

Launch Window


NET: June 15th 2017 - 03:00 UTC

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Jiuquan, People's Republic of China

Launch Area 4 (SLS-2 / 603), Jiuquan