Sat 21-05-2022 19:49 PM
JIUQUAN, 21st May, 2022 (WAM) — China has successfully sent three low-orbit communication test satellites into space from the Jiuquan Satellite Launch Centre in northwest China.
Chinese news agency Xinhua reported that the three communication satellites were launched by a Long March-2C carrier rocket at 18:30 (Beijing Time), 20th May, and have entered the planned orbit.
These satellites will carry out tests and verifications of in-orbit communication technologies.
The launch marked the 421st flight mission of the Long March series carrier rockets.