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Kuaizhou-11 | Wuhan-1 and others

ExPace | China
Jiuquan Satellite Launch Center, People's Republic of China
May 21, 2024, 4:15 a.m.
Status: Launch Successful
Mission:

Carried 4 satellites to SSO: * Wuhan-1 * Chutian 001 * Tianyan 22 * Lingque-3 01

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Long March 2D | Beijing 3C

China Aerospace Science and Technology Corporation | China
Taiyuan Satellite Launch Center, People's Republic of China
May 20, 2024, 3:06 a.m.
Status: Launch Successful
Mission:

Commercial optical Earth observation constellation of 4 satellites for 21AT (Twenty First Century Aerospace Technology Company Ltd).

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Long March 4C | Shiyan 23

China Aerospace Science and Technology Corporation | China
Jiuquan Satellite Launch Center, People's Republic of China
May 11, 2024, 11:43 p.m.
Status: Launch Successful
Mission:

Satellite officially named for "space environment detection" purposes, exact details unknown.

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Long March 3B/E | ZHTW 1-01

China Aerospace Science and Technology Corporation | China
Xichang Satellite Launch Center, People's Republic of China
May 9, 2024, 1:43 a.m.
Status: Launch Successful
Mission:

Zhihui Tianwang 1-01 are 2 experimental Medium Earth Orbit communication satellites in a collaboration between Tsinghua University, SAST and the Shanghai local government for communication tests, including with Chinese Antarctic research bases and other Low Earth Orbit satellites. They are China's first Medium Earth Orbit communication satellites launched.

Medium Earth Orbit
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Long March 6C | Maiden Flight

China Aerospace Science and Technology Corporation | China
Taiyuan Satellite Launch Center, People's Republic of China
May 7, 2024, 3:21 a.m.
Status: Launch Successful
Mission:

Carried 4 Earth observation satellites to orbit: * Haiwangxing-01, 239 kg X-band SAR satellite built by SAST for Zhihui Space Tech * Zhixing-1C, X-band radar sat for Smart Satellite Technology * 2 unidentified optical Earth observation satellites

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Long March 5 | Chang'e 6

China Aerospace Science and Technology Corporation | China
Wenchang Space Launch Site, People's Republic of China
May 3, 2024, 9:27 a.m.
Status: Launch Successful
Mission:

Chang'e 6/CE-6 is scheduled to launch in 2024 to return samples from the Far Side of the Moon (near southern edge of the Apollo Basin) for the first time. International science instruments from France, Italy, Sweden and Pakistan will also be on board.

Lunar Orbit
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Long March 2F/G | Shenzhou 18

China Aerospace Science and Technology Corporation | China
Jiuquan Satellite Launch Center, People's Republic of China
April 25, 2024, 12:59 p.m.
Status: Launch Successful
Mission:

Seventh crewed flight to the Chinese space station.

Low Earth Orbit
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Long March 2D | Yaogan 42-02

China Aerospace Science and Technology Corporation | China
Xichang Satellite Launch Center, People's Republic of China
April 20, 2024, 11:45 p.m.
Status: Launch Successful
Mission:

The Yaogan 42-02 is a Chinese military “remote sensing” satellite of unknown purposes.

Low Earth Orbit
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Long March 2D | SuperView Neo 3-01

China Aerospace Science and Technology Corporation | China
Jiuquan Satellite Launch Center, People's Republic of China
April 15, 2024, 4:12 a.m.
Status: Launch Successful
Mission:

Commercial Earth observation satellite built by CAST for China Siwei Survey and Mapping Technology Co. Ltd, with 0.5 m resolution over 9 image wavelength bands and a 130 km wide imaging swath.

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Long March 2D | Yaogan 42-01

China Aerospace Science and Technology Corporation | China
Xichang Satellite Launch Center, People's Republic of China
April 2, 2024, 10:56 p.m.
Status: Launch Successful
Mission:

The Yaogan 42-01 is a Chinese military “remote sensing” satellite of unknown purposes.

Low Earth Orbit
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