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China launches new-tech experiment twin satellites

Updated: Jun 27,2018 1:39 PM     Xinhua

XICHANG — China successfully launched new-tech experiment twin satellites on the Long March-2C rocket from Southwest China’s Xichang Satellite Launch Center on June 27.

The twin satellites were launched at 11:30 am, and entered their intended orbit.

The twin-satellites missions are to link the inter-satellite network and conduct new technology tests on satellites earth-observation.

It was the 278th mission of the Long March rocket series.