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China launches rocket carrier from marine platform
The CZ-11 launcher will carry spacecraft in the heliosynchronous orbit -VIDEO
The Chinese national space command informs that yesterday around 12 am local time for the first time in its history China launched the solid-propellant CZ-11 rocket (Lunga Marcia) with seven spacecraft on board; the peculiarity is that the launch took place from a platform on the Yellow Sea, therefore not from the mainland. The launcher's debris is expected to fall into the international waters...
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