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China launches first navigation satellite for inclined GSO

Submit on Monday, August 2nd, 2010 22:59

Rocket: Chang Zheng 3A; Payload: Beidou-2 IGSO-1; Date: 31 July 2010, 2130 UTC; Launch Site: Xichang Satellite Launch Center, China. The navigation satellite was successfully placed into an elliptical transfer orbit with an inclination of about 55 degrees.

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