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FSW 21



FSW 21, also known as FSW-3 4, is a Chinese (PRC) recoverable satellite that was launched by a Long March 2C rocket from Jiuquan Launch Center in northwest China at 07:30 UT on 02 August 2005. It will conduct "scientific research, land surveying and mapping".

Alternate Names

  • 28776
  • FSW-3 4
  • FSW21

Facts in Brief

Launch Date: 2005-08-02
Launch Vehicle: Long March 2C
Launch Site: Jiuquan, Peoples Republic of China

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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