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Shijian 16



Mission described as being for "space environment exploration and technological experiments". The inclination is a new one for China.

Alternate Names

  • 39358
  • SJ-16
  • Shijian16

Facts in Brief

Launch Date: 2013-10-25
Launch Vehicle: Long March 4B
Launch Site: Jiuquan, Peoples Republic of China

Funding Agency

  • Unknown (Peoples Republic of China)


  • Technology Applications

Additional Information

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

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