LAUNCH CENTER

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Wed Oct 24 2018
China Aerospace Science and Technology Corporation

Haiyang 2B

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LAUNCH PREVIEW

Launch Time

October 24, 2018 at 6:57 PM EDT

(October 24, 2018 at 10:57 PM UTC)

Launch Window Start

October 24, 2018 at 6:57 PM EDT

(October 24, 2018 at 10:57 PM UTC)

Launch Window End

October 24, 2018 at 6:57 PM EDT

(October 24, 2018 at 10:57 PM UTC)

RECOVERY OVERVIEW

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    MISSION OVERVIEW
    • Type: Earth Science
    • Haiyang is a series of Chinese marine remote sensing satellites. Haiyang 2B is a follow up to Haiyang 2A satellite. It is intended for monitoring the dynamic ocean environnement with microwave sensors to detect sea surface wind field, sea surface height and sea surface temperature.
    COMPLEX OVERVIEW

    Location

    Taiyuan, People's Republic of China

    Pad

    Launch Complex 9