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Beidou 3M11

NSSDCA/COSPAR ID: 2018-067A

Description

Beidou 3M11 and Beidou 3M12 satellites are the Medium Earth Orbit component of the third phase of the Chinese Beidou (Compass) satellite navigation system. The satellites are part of a fleet that will expand the system to a global navigation coverage.

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    Facts in Brief

    Launch Date: 2018-08-24
    Launch Vehicle: Long March 3B
    Launch Site: Xichang, Peoples Republic of China

    Funding Agency

    • Chinese Academy of Sciences (Peoples Republic of China)

    Discipline

    • Navigation/Global Positioning

    Additional Information

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

     
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