CCP’s Most powerful Rocket Sent its Largest New-Generation Satellite Into Earth Orbit

According to ChinaDaily news, the Long March 5 kicked off its latest space mission on Friday night in Hainan province. It was carrying China’s largest and heaviest satellite, the 8-ton Shijian 20 into a geosynchronous orbit 36,000 kilometers above Earth. That is the second technology demonstration satellite based on China’s new-generation satellite platform, the DFH 5.

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