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China launches more surveillance satellites

by Andrew Tate

Three more Yaogan 30-series military surveillance satellites were launched from China's Xichang Satellite Launch Centre on 19 July, bringing the total number of satellites in the constellation to 30.

The state-owned People's Daily newspaper reported that the satellites were launched aboard a Long March 2C carrier rocket and successfully deployed in orbit. It described the function of the satellites as “conducting electromagnetic environmental detection and other experimental observations” but did not acknowledge their military utility.

https://www.janes.com/defence-news/china-launches-more-surveillance-satellites/

Three more Yaogan 30-series military surveillance satellites were launched from China's Xichang Sate...

China launches more surveillance satellites

by Andrew Tate

Three more Yaogan 30-series military surveillance satellites were launched from China's Xichang Satellite Launch Centre on 19 July, bringing the total number of satellites in the constellation to 30.

The state-owned People's Daily newspaper reported that the satellites were launched aboard a Long March 2C carrier rocket and successfully deployed in orbit. It described the function of the satellites as “conducting electromagnetic environmental detection and other experimental observations” but did not acknowledge their military utility.

https://www.janes.com/defence-news/china-launches-more-surveillance-satellites/

Three more Yaogan 30-series military surveillance satellites were launched from China's Xichang Sate...

China launches more surveillance satellites

by Andrew Tate

Three more Yaogan 30-series military surveillance satellites were launched from China's Xichang Satellite Launch Centre on 19 July, bringing the total number of satellites in the constellation to 30.

The state-owned People's Daily newspaper reported that the satellites were launched aboard a Long March 2C carrier rocket and successfully deployed in orbit. It described the function of the satellites as “conducting electromagnetic environmental detection and other experimental observations” but did not acknowledge their military utility.

https://www.janes.com/defence-news/china-launches-more-surveillance-satellites/

Three more Yaogan 30-series military surveillance satellites were launched from China's Xichang Sate...

China launches more surveillance satellites

by Andrew Tate

Three more Yaogan 30-series military surveillance satellites were launched from China's Xichang Satellite Launch Centre on 19 July, bringing the total number of satellites in the constellation to 30.

The state-owned People's Daily newspaper reported that the satellites were launched aboard a Long March 2C carrier rocket and successfully deployed in orbit. It described the function of the satellites as “conducting electromagnetic environmental detection and other experimental observations” but did not acknowledge their military utility.

https://www.janes.com/defence-news/china-launches-more-surveillance-satellites/

Three more Yaogan 30-series military surveillance satellites were launched from China's Xichang Sate...

China launches more surveillance satellites

by Andrew Tate

Three more Yaogan 30-series military surveillance satellites were launched from China's Xichang Satellite Launch Centre on 19 July, bringing the total number of satellites in the constellation to 30.

The state-owned People's Daily newspaper reported that the satellites were launched aboard a Long March 2C carrier rocket and successfully deployed in orbit. It described the function of the satellites as “conducting electromagnetic environmental detection and other experimental observations” but did not acknowledge their military utility.

https://www.janes.com/defence-news/china-launches-more-surveillance-satellites/

Three more Yaogan 30-series military surveillance satellites were launched from China's Xichang Sate...

China launches more surveillance satellites

by Andrew Tate

Three more Yaogan 30-series military surveillance satellites were launched from China's Xichang Satellite Launch Centre on 19 July, bringing the total number of satellites in the constellation to 30.

The state-owned People's Daily newspaper reported that the satellites were launched aboard a Long March 2C carrier rocket and successfully deployed in orbit. It described the function of the satellites as “conducting electromagnetic environmental detection and other experimental observations” but did not acknowledge their military utility.

https://www.janes.com/defence-news/china-launches-more-surveillance-satellites/

Three more Yaogan 30-series military surveillance satellites were launched from China's Xichang Sate...

China launches more surveillance satellites

by Andrew Tate

Three more Yaogan 30-series military surveillance satellites were launched from China's Xichang Satellite Launch Centre on 19 July, bringing the total number of satellites in the constellation to 30.

The state-owned People's Daily newspaper reported that the satellites were launched aboard a Long March 2C carrier rocket and successfully deployed in orbit. It described the function of the satellites as “conducting electromagnetic environmental detection and other experimental observations” but did not acknowledge their military utility.

https://www.janes.com/defence-news/china-launches-more-surveillance-satellites/

Three more Yaogan 30-series military surveillance satellites were launched from China's Xichang Sate...

China launches more surveillance satellites

by Andrew Tate

Three more Yaogan 30-series military surveillance satellites were launched from China's Xichang Satellite Launch Centre on 19 July, bringing the total number of satellites in the constellation to 30.

The state-owned People's Daily newspaper reported that the satellites were launched aboard a Long March 2C carrier rocket and successfully deployed in orbit. It described the function of the satellites as “conducting electromagnetic environmental detection and other experimental observations” but did not acknowledge their military utility.

https://www.janes.com/defence-news/china-launches-more-surveillance-satellites/

Three more Yaogan 30-series military surveillance satellites were launched from China's Xichang Sate...

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