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FY-2 - Geosynchronous Chinese communications satellite.

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Class: Earth. Type: Weather. Nation: China. Agency: China Aerospace Corp. Manufacturer: Shanghai Aerospace Research Tech. Inst.

Geosynchronous. Stationed over 104.6E


FY-2 Chronology

10 June 1997 FY-2B Launch Site: Xichang . Launch Vehicle: CZ-3. Perigee: 35,783 km. Apogee: 35,784 km. Inclination: 0.8 deg.

Geosynchronous. Stationed over 104.6E


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