Author Topic: FY-4A (Feng Yun-4A) CZ-3A launch - 2015 and after  (Read 1900 times)

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The Chinese news sources reported that the FY-4 satellites could only be launched as early as in 2015.

http://politics.people.com.cn/GB/70731/17322413.html

http://www.gov.cn/gzdt/2012-09/07/content_2219148.htm
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Re: FY-4A (Feng Yun-4A) CZ-4C launch - 2015 and after
« Reply #1 on: 11/20/2012 12:15 PM »
Unless there has been a change in spacecraft designator, the FY-4 series is intended for GEO and therefore one would expect the launch to be aboard a CZ-3A or similar vehicle, rather than the CZ-4C.
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Re: FY-4A (Feng Yun-4A) CZ-3A launch - 2015 and after
« Reply #2 on: 07/05/2013 10:09 PM »
Currently a prototype satellite (which will not be launched) is under electronic testing.
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Re: FY-4A (Feng Yun-4A) CZ-3A launch - 2015 and after
« Reply #3 on: 07/05/2013 10:12 PM »
« Last Edit: 07/05/2013 10:14 PM by beidou »

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Re: FY-4A (Feng Yun-4A) CZ-3A launch - 2015 and after
« Reply #4 on: 01/18/2016 06:30 PM »
This satellite is built upon the SAST5000 satellite bus and will be launched by [ur=http://bbs.9ifly.cn/forum.php?mod=redirect&goto=findpost&ptid=13857&pid=453104&fromuid=24484l]the end of this year[/url].

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