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Yaogan 3



Yaogan 3 is a Chinese (PRC) remote sensing craft that was launched by a Long March rocket from Taiyuan Satellite Launch Center (TSLC) on 11 November 2007. It carries imaging equipment to assess crop yields and to monitor potential natural catastrophes.

Alternate Names

  • 32289
  • Yaogan3

Facts in Brief

Launch Date: 2007-11-11
Launch Vehicle: Long March
Launch Site: Taiyuan, 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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