China launches new remote sensing satellite

Source : IANS 2020-12-28 20:33:10

China has launched a new remote sensing satellite which will be used for scientific experiments.

It was launched from the Jiuquan Satellite Launch Center at 11.44 p.m. on Sunday, reports Xinhua news agency.

The satellite, Yaogan-33, was launched aboard a Long March-4C rocket and entered the planned orbit successfully.

It was the 357th flight mission of the Long March carrier rocket series.