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PRC 16



PRC 16 was a military photo surveillance satellite launched by the People's Republic of China from the Shaung Cheng Tzu launch site aboard a CZ-2C rocket.

Alternate Names

  • 15279
  • FSW-0 6
  • PRC16

Facts in Brief

Launch Date: 1984-09-12
Launch Vehicle: Long March 2C
Launch Site: Jiuquan, Peoples Republic of China
Mass: 2500 kg

Funding Agency

  • Unknown (Peoples Republic of China)


  • 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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