Compass-G3 (BD-2 G3)

China (PR)

Spacecraft nº:

Chinese spacecraft nº: 141

BD-2 = Beidou-2

Launch data:

Designation 36590 / 10024A
Launch date 02 Jun 2010 - 15:53 UT
Launch site Xichang, LC1B
Launch vehicle  CZ-3C
Mission Military: Navigation/GPS
Geostationary orbit on Jun 8.78:
Perigee / Apogee 35773 x 35797 km
Eccentricity 2.73E-04
Inclination 1.83 deg
Period 1436.03 min


Spacecraft data:

Prime contractor  Space Technology Research Institute (part of CASC)
Platform  DFH-3 Bus
Operator Chinese Defense Ministry
Mass at launch  2200 kg
Dry Mass  kg
Basic shape  
Dimension (m) 
Solar array  
Stabilization  
DC power  
Design lifetime  > million years, operational

Location:

DatePositionRemarks
 July 2010  84.70° E 

Mission details:


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