TAIYUAN, Jan. 15 (Xinhua) -- China successfully launched a Long March-2D rocket on Sunday, sending 14 new satellites into space.
(Video by Sun Gongming; Cover photo: Wang Xiaohu)
The rocket blasted off from the Taiyuan Satellite Launch Center in north China's Shanxi Province at 11:14 a.m. (Beijing Time).
The satellites, including Qilu-2 and Qilu-3, have entered their planned orbits.
This was the 462nd flight mission using the Long March rocket series.