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Gaofen 2



Carries a high-resolution optical system. Gaofen 2 will support a civilian remote sensing programme based on LEO and GEO satellites.

Alternate Names

  • 40118
  • GF-2
  • Gaofen2

Facts in Brief

Launch Date: 2014-08-19
Launch Vehicle: Long March 4B
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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