China launches communication satellite

24 February 2024
2024-02-24 18:31

China successfully sent a communication technology experiment satellite into space from the Wenchang Spacecraft Launch Site on Friday.

The satellite was launched by a Long March-5 Y7 carrier rocket and entered the planned orbit successfully. The satellite will be mainly used for multi-band and high-speed communication technology experiments. This marks the 509th mission for the Long March series carrier rockets.

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