China launched 4 satellites into space


According to Chinese media reports, the Beijing-3, Haysi-2 and Yangvang-1 remote sensing and environmental observation satellites and the Tiencien experimental satellite “Long March-2D” rocket were launched from the country’s Tayyuen Satellite Launch Center into their orbits.

The Beijing-3 and Yangwang-1 satellites were developed by two commercial companies, while the Haysi-2 satellites were developed by Shiamin University. These satellites will be used for natural resource research, environmental observation, city planning and management, combating natural disasters and monitoring the ecology of coastal areas. The launch was the 373rd mission performed with Long March rockets.