February 2018

News on key developments at SupremeSAT, and general news on the Space and Satellite industry from across the web

Two Chinese navsats launched into MEO – Satellite News Digest

Rocket: Chang Zheng 3B/YZ 1; Payload: BeiDou-3 MEO-3, BeiDou-3 MEO-4; Date: 12 February 2018, 0503 UTC; Launch site: Xichang Satellite Launch Center, China. Success of the mission was confirmed some four hours after launch, following insertion of the satellites into their intended orbits around 21,000 km above the Earth. http://www.sat-nd.com/archive/?id=2018021200