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China launches new satellite

Xinhua
27 Sep 2021, 18:30 GMT+10

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JIUQUAN, Sept. 27 (Xinhua) -- China sent a new satellite into space from the Jiuquan Satellite Launch Center in northwest China at 2:19 p.m. Monday (Beijing Time).

The Jilin-1 Gaofen 02D satellite was launched by Kuaizhou-1A carrier rocket and entered the planned orbit successfully.

This launch marked the 11th mission for the Kuaizhou series carrier rockets.

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