05 February 2021
OneSpace Technology Group Co. launched its "Chongqing Liangjiang Star" OS-X6B on 5 February at 17:05 BJT. The new smart suborbital rocket flew for about 580 seconds, reaching a maximum altitude of about 300 km. The launch served the verification of a number of key technologies and obtained a large amount of real flight environment data. The launch marks the first time that a private Chinese rocket company has realized controlled re-entry flight, human-in-the-loop space flight control, and (upper stage) redundant fault-tolerant control, according to OneSpace.
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