Vehicle Long March 3B
Launch Date: May 3, 2018 Launch Window: ~16 UTC Launch Vehicle: Long March 3B/G2 Launch Operator: CALT/CGWIC Launch Site: LC2, Xichang Satellite Launch Center Payload: APStar-6C Satellite Type: Communications A Chinese Long March 3B rocket will launch the APStar-6C commercial communications satellite
|Launch Date:||May 3, 2018|
|Launch Window:||~16 UTC|
|Launch Vehicle:||Long March 3B/G2|
|Launch Site:||LC2, Xichang Satellite Launch Center|
A Chinese Long March 3B rocket will launch the APStar-6C commercial communications satellite for APT Satellite Company Ltd under an end-to-end contract signed with China Great Wall Industry Corp. (CGWIC) for the construction of the satellite and its launch on a Chinese rocket. Based on the DFH-4 satellite platform, the satellite will host a hybrid payload comprising C, Ku, and Ka-Band payloads to deliver VSAT, video distribution, Direct-to-home television and cellular backhaul to the Asia-Pacific Region.
🚀 Launch Vehicle Overview: Long March 3B