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PRC 17



PRC 17 was a photo imaging Earth resources satellite launched by the People's Republic of China fro the Shuang Cheng Tzu space center aboard a CZ-2C booster.

Alternate Names

  • FSW-0 7
  • 16177
  • PRC17

Facts in Brief

Launch Date: 1985-10-21
Launch Vehicle: Long March 2
Launch Site: Jiuquan, Peoples Republic of China
Mass: 2500 kg

Funding Agency

  • Unknown (Peoples Republic of China)


  • Earth Science

Additional Information

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

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