February 3, 2024 – Long March 2C (LM-2C) Launch Vehicle successfully launched 11 satellites (collectively known as the second orbit plane of Geely Future Mobility Constellation) from Xichang Satellite Launch Center (XSLC). China Great Wall Industry Corporation (CGWIC), a subsidiary of China Aerospace Science & Technology Corporation (CASC), provides the launch services for the 11 satellites in this mission. The 11 satellites are all developed and manufactured by Geespace, a subsidiary of Zhejiang Geely Holding Group Co.,Ltd.. This is the second launch services program between CGWIC and GeeSpace, following the successful deployment of the GeeSAT-5(01)~(09) satellites on Jun. 2nd, 2022. This launch marks the 200th flight of XSLC. The satellites are used for earth observation, internet of things experiments, and the verification of satellite positioning technology. LM-2C Launch Vehicle is a liquid two-stage launcher designed and manufactured by China Academy of Launch Vehicle Technology (CALT), also a subsidiary of CASC. The designed capacity of LM-2C is 1300kg for 700km sun synchronous orbit. Read more