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PRC 7

NSSDCA/COSPAR ID: 1976-117A

Description

PRC 7, also known as China 7 and Mao 7, was launched from the Jiuquan site in China aboard a CZ-2C rocket. This FSW (Fanhui Shi Weixing - Recoverable Satellite) was a military photo surveillance satellite that contained a film capsule.

Alternate Names

  • China 7
  • Mao 7
  • 09587
  • FSW-0 2
  • PRC7

Facts in Brief

Launch Date: 1976-12-07
Launch Vehicle: Long March 2C
Launch Site: Shuang Cheng-Tzu, Peoples Republic of China
Mass: 2500 kg

Funding Agency

  • Unknown (Peoples Republic of China)

Discipline

  • Surveillance and Other Military

Additional Information

Questions and comments about this spacecraft can be directed to: Coordinated Request and User Support Office

 
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