TECH China prepares to launch Long March-8 Y1 rocket


China prepares to launch Long March-8 Y1 rocket


14:50, December 16, 2020

WENCHANG, Hainan, Dec. 16 (Xinhua) -- China's Long March-8 Y1 rocket was vertically transported to the launching area of the Wenchang Spacecraft Launch Site in south China's Hainan Province on Wednesday, according to the China National Space Administration.

Photos provided by China National Space Administration

Next, the rocket will be filled with propellant and readied for launch in late December, according to the administration.

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