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Platform: FY-2 > China's Meteorological Satellite-2
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Orbit Altitude: 35,800 km
Orbit Type: GEO > Geosynchronous > Geostationary
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China began its geostationary meteorological satellite FY-2
program in 1980. Through hard work for more than ten years, the
first FY-2 satellite was launched on June 10, 1997 and located
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Launch Date: 1997-06-10
Launch Site: Xichang Space Launch Center, China
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