中華人民共和国BeiDou-3衛星打ち上げ

中華人民共和国現地時間2018年8月24日中華人民共和国四川省西昌衛星発射センター(China Xichang Satellite Launch Center)より打ち上げられた時の動画です。

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BeiDou-3 satellites launched by Long March-3B

A Long March-3B rocket launched two new BeiDou-3 navigation satellites from the Xichang Satellite Launch Center, Sichuan Province, southwest China, on 24 August 2018, at 23:52 UTC (25 August, 07:52 local time). According to official sources, the satellites entered the designated orbit after flying for more than three hours. The twin satellites are the 35rd and 36th in the BeiDou Navigation Satellite System, respectively the 11th and 12th for the BeiDou-3 system. Another six BeiDou-3 are scheduled to be launched in 2018, China expects to have a basic system with 18 BeiDou-3 satellites orbiting by the end of the year.