Category Archives: Gaofen

Gaofen-4 launched two days earlier – already on the orbit !

Gaofen-4, first Chinese Geostationary remote sensing satellite have been launched earlier than expected - on 28 December 2015. It was loud afternoon in Xichang Satellite Launch Center. At 16:05 GMT, Long March 3B rocket with Gaofen-4 on atop starting to lift off. It is third Gaofen series satellite launched by CNSA, fifth of Gaofen constellation. After approximately of…
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New Chinese observation satellite Gaofen scheduled for 30th December 2015 !

CNSA after postponing launch of Gaofen-4 satellite to 30th December 2015 still keeps schedule - last launch in this year we will see in Chinese Xichang satellite center. Gaofen-4 satellite is scheduled for 30th December 2015. China National Space Administration is developing its program of high resolution imaging satellites (Gao Fen means in Chinese "high resolution") under…
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