China’s Long March puts satellite in orbit on 200th launch

Beijing (AFP) Dec 07, 2014

China Sunday put into orbit a satellite jointly developed with Brazil after the 200th launch of its Long March rocket family, state media reported.

The Long March-4B rocket blasted off from the Taiyuan satellite launch centre in the northern province of Shanxi, Xinhua news agency said.

It was the fifth environmental monitoring satellite to be launched since 1999 as part of the joint prog —> Read More Here


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