31 March 2021
On 31 March at 06:45 BJT, China sent a new Earth observation satellite into space from the Jiuquan Satellite Launch Centre. The satellite, Gaofen-12 02, was launched aboard a CZ-4C rocket and entered its planned orbit successfully.
The satellite will be used in land surveys, urban planning, road network design and crop yield estimation, as well as disaster relief.
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