18 October 2019
China sent a new communication technology experiment satellite into the planned orbit from the Xichang Satellite Launch Center in southwest China's Sichuan Province late on Thursday.
The satellite will be mainly used for multi-band and high-speed communication technology experiments. The satellite and the carrier rocket were respectively developed by the China Academy of Space Technology and the China Academy of Launch Vehicle Technology under the China Aerospace Science and Technology Corporation. This launch was the 315th mission of the Long March rocket series.
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