TRENDING China launches new satellite via Kuaizhou-1A carrier rocket

TRENDING

China launches new satellite via Kuaizhou-1A carrier rocket

People's Daily app

17:21, August 23, 2022

China on Tuesday successfully launched a new satellite into space from the Xichang Satellite Launch Center in Sichuan Province.

The Chuangxin-16 satellite, developed by the Chinese Academy of Sciences, was launched at 10:36 am on a Kuaizhou-1A carrier rocket and entered orbit.

The satellite will mainly be used for scientific experiments and verification of new technologies.

The launch was the 16th mission by Kuaizhou-1A series rockets.

(Produced by Gao Yuan and Dong Feng)

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