TECH China launches high-resolution remote-sensing satellite

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China launches high-resolution remote-sensing satellite

Xinhua

12:35, July 03, 2020

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Photos: provided to People's Daily

TAIYUAN, July 3 (Xinhua) -- China successfully sent a high-resolution multi-mode imaging satellite into the planned orbit from the Taiyuan Satellite Launch Center in north China's Shanxi Province Friday.

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The satellite was launched by a Long March-4B carrier rocket at 11:10 a.m. (Beijing Time), according to the China National Space Administration.

Friday's launch was the 337th by the Long March rocket series.

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