China National Space Administration

Long March 6

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Administrator: Tang Dengjie Founded: 1993 Successes: 59 Failures: 1 Pending: 0

The China National Space Administration (CNSA) is the national space agency of the People's Republic of China. It is responsible for the national space program and for planning and development of space activities. CNSA and China Aerospace Corporation (CASC) assumed the authority over space development efforts previously held by the Ministry of Aerospace Industry. The CNSA has many launch sites around China with their orbital sites located in Jiuquan, Xichang, Taiyuan and Wenchang.


Launch Vehicle

Long March 6

Family: Long March

Vehicle Specifications

Long March 6
GTO: None
LEO: None
Length: 29.0 m
Diameter: 3.35 m
Launch Mass: 103k kg
Thurst: None kN

Earth Science

Jilin-1 is a series of Chinese commercial remote sensing satellites.

Launch Window

NET: November 21st 2017 - 04:50 UTC

Open: November 21st 2017 - 04:50 UTC

Close: November 21st 2017 - 04:50 UTC

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Taiyuan, People's Republic of China

Unknown Pad, Taiyuan




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