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PRC 22



PRC 22 was launched March 7, 1988, by the People's Republic of China. The final position of this quasi-synchronous communications satellite was fixed at 87.5 deg east longitude above the equator in early April, 1988.

Alternate Names

  • 18922
  • STTW-2
  • PRC22

Facts in Brief

Launch Date: 1988-03-07
Launch Vehicle: Long March 3
Launch Site: Xichang, Peoples Republic of China
Mass: 900 kg

Funding Agency

  • Unknown (Peoples Republic of China)


  • Communications

Additional Information

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

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