VesselSat-2 successfully launched with first 2012 spaceflight

On January 9, 2012 03:17 UTC the Chinese rocket Chang Zheng-4B – Y26 has launched VesselSat-2 into a polar orbit. This launch was the first of 2012. Initial tests have shown that VS-2 is in a good state.

The video shows the launch preparation at Taiyuan Satellite Launch Centre located in the province Shanxi, PR China:

ZY-3 and VS-2 launch preparation

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