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Yaogan 16B

NSSDCA/COSPAR ID: 2012-066B

Description

Remote sensing, possibly including reconnaissance. Similar mission to the US DoD NOSS triplet launches. Yaogan 16 is accompanied by a pair of smaller payloads flying in formation with the main spacecraft.

Alternate Names

  • 2012-066B
  • 39012
  • Yaogan16B

Facts in Brief

Launch Date: 2012-11-25
Launch Vehicle: Long March 4C
Launch Site: Jiuquan, Peoples Republic of China

Funding Agency

  • Unknown Peoples Republic of China

Discipline

  • Earth Science

Additional Information

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

 

Personnel

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