China launches remote sensing satellites

BEIJING, China today launched remote sensing satellites on a Long March-2C carrier rocket from Xichang Satellite Launch Centre in southwest China’s Sichuan Province.

According to the Xinhua News Agency, the satellites have entered its preset orbit and the launch was proclaimed a success.

“As the third batch of the Yaogan-30 project, the satellites will conduct electromagnetic environmental probes and other experiments,” added Xinhua.

Source: Emirates News Agency