Ceres-1 [Galactic Energy]
Ceres-1 is a small solid fuel orbital rocket for the commercial market designed by Galactic Energy, also known as Beijing Xinghe Dongli Space Technology Co. Ltd.
The Ceres-1 rocket can put up to 350 kg into low earth orbit and 270 kg into a 700 km sun synchroneous orbit. It consists of three solid-fuel stages using hydroxyl-terminated polybutadiene fuel topped by a liquid fueled stage.
The maiden flight is planned for March 2020 carrying a main and two secondary payloads.
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No: Type Date LS Payload
none Planned: 1 1 Ceres-1 xx.03.2020 Jq ? / ? / ? Launch sites: Jq = Jiuquan Space Center, Inner Mongolia, China