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Beidou M5 and Beidou M6 launch

By: RocketGirl
A Chinese Long March 3B launched on Tuesday, carrying Beidou M5 and Beidou M6 satellites to orbit. These satellites are part of the Beidou satellite constellation that make up a regional network with navigational services to China and its neighbors. The NORAD catalog (or SSC) number for Beidou M5 is 38774 and Beidou M6 is 38775. Stay up-to-date with the latest launches by subscribing to AGI Launch Notifications.
Posted: 9/20/2012 8:25:11 PM