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CHINA LAUNCHES TWO BEIDOU SATELLITES IN RETURN TO FLIGHT FOR LONG MARCH 3B ROCKET

CHINA LAUNCHES TWO BEIDOU SATELLITES IN RETURN TO FLIGHT FOR LONG MARCH 3B ROCKET China on Sunday added two more satellites to its Beidou navigation and positioning system following the launch of a Long March 3B rocket from Xichang launch centre. The launch vehicle lifted off from Xichang in the hills of southwestern Sichuan Province at 11:45 UTC (19:45 Beijing time), with the satellites inserted into preset medium Earth orbits by a Yuanzheng-1 upper stage. With no launch coverage, the first indications of liftoff came from Chinese social media channels, including amateur footage.   More



(Source: GBTIMES - Nov 6)

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