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China successfully launches its first cargo spacecraft Tianzhou-1

China's first cargo spacecraft Tianzhou-1 successfully entered orbit on Thursday evening local time, over 20 minutes after blasting off on the back of a Long...

Tianzhou-1

Overview

Destination: Low Earth Orbit
Mission: Resupply

Low Earth Orbit Wenchang Wenchang Satellite Launch Center, People's Republic of China

Tianzhou 1 is the first Chinese uncrewed cargo spacecraft to service the Tiangong 2 and follow on space stations.

Long March 7

Family: Long March 7
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  • Launch Mass
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    Long March 7
  • Family
    Long March 7
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    Long March 7
Payload Capacity
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  • Low Earth Orbit
  • Geostationary Transfer Orbit
  • Direct Geostationary
  • Sun-Synchronous Capacity

China Aerospace Science and Technology Corporation

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Chairmen & President: Lei Fanpei Founded: 1999 Successes: 226 Failures: 10 Pending: 10

Agency Type: Government

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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Wenchang Satellite Launch Center, People's Republic of China

Pad: Wenchang


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