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Brief Introduction

The Long March-7 launch vehicle's payload, including the YZ-1A upper stage and six different payloads, separated from the rocket 603 seconds after blast-off, and entered an oval orbit with a perigee of 200 kilometers, and a apogee of 394 kilometers.

The Long March-7 is a medium-sized launch vehicle using environment friendly liquid propellant, i.e. liquid oxygen and kerosene, that can carry up to 13.5 tonnes to low-Earth orbit. LM-7 is a two stage launcher with four strapped on boosters. Its lift off mass is 597 tones. It will transport cargo for China's planned space station.

Launch Record

It is launched on 25 Jun.2016 from Wenchang Satellite Launch Center.