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CZ-1
CZ-1 - CZ-1 - COSPAR 1970-034

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Family: Long March. Country: China. Status: Hardware. Other Designations: Long March 1.

China's first orbital launch vehicle, derived from the DF-3 IRBM. Nitric acid/UDMH propellants.


Specifications

Launches: 3. Failures: 0. Success Rate: 100.00% pct. First Launch Date: 10 January 1970. Last Launch Date: 03 March 1971. LEO Payload: 300 kg. to: 440 km Orbit. Liftoff Thrust: 112,290 kgf. Total Mass: 81,310 kg. Core Diameter: 2.3 m. Total Length: 30.0 m.


CZ-1 Chronology


1969 Nov 1 - Launch Site: Jiuquan .
1970 Jan 10 - Launch Site: Jiuquan .
1970 Apr 24 - - 13:35 GMT. LV Configuration: Chang Zheng 1. Launch Site: Jiuquan .
1971 Mar 3 - - 12:04 GMT. LV Configuration: Chang Zheng 1. Launch Site: Jiuquan .

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