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PRC 23



PRC 23, a retrievable satellite with experimental devices from The Federal Republic of Germany on board, conducted scientific exploration and technological experiments and then returned to earth.

Alternate Names

  • FSW-1 2
  • 19368
  • PRC23

Facts in Brief

Launch Date: 1988-08-05
Launch Vehicle: Long March 2C
Launch Site: Jiuquan, Peoples Republic of China
Mass: 1700 kg

Funding Agency

  • Unknown (Peoples Republic of China)


  • Microgravity

Additional Information

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

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