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LKW 3

NSSDCA/COSPAR ID: 2018-006A

Description

The LKW 3 (Ludikancha Weixing 3, Land Surveying Satellite 3) is a Chinese very high resolution earth observation satellite. The satellite is likely intended for military purposes.

Alternate Names

  • 43146
  • Ludikancha Weixing 3
  • Land Surveying Satellite 3
  • LKW3

Facts in Brief

Launch Date: 2018-01-13
Launch Vehicle: Long March 2D
Launch Site: Jiuquan, Peoples Republic of China

Funding Agency

  • Unknown (Peoples Republic of China)

Disciplines

  • Other
  • Earth Science

Additional Information

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

 
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