China successfully launches Tianxing-1 test satellite atop Kuaizhou-1A carrier rocket
Updated 12:40, 22-Jun-2022
China successfully launched the Tianxing-1 test satellite into space atop the Kuaizhou-1A carrier rocket on Wednesday.
The rocket blasted off from Jiuquan Satellite Launch Center in northwest China's Gobi Desert at 10:08 a.m. Beijing Time.
The satellite entered the pre-determined orbit, and the launch mission was a complete success.
The satellite is mainly used to carry out experiments such as space environment detection.
This mission is the 15th flight of the Kuaizhou-1A carrier rocket.
The Tianxing-1 test satellite atop Kuaizhou-1A carrier rocket lifts off at Jiuquan Satellite Launch Center, June 22, 2022. /China Media Group