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  • Chinese Long March 3B rocket puts ChinaSat-2C communications satellite into orbit

    Tomasz NowakowskiNovember 4th, 2015

    China launched a new communications satellite designated ChinaSat-2C, on Tuesday, Nov. 3, 2015. Liftoff of the Long March 3B rocket and its cargo, took place at 11:25 p.m. EST (16:25 GMT). The launch was conducted from the Launch Complex 3 at the Xichang Satellite Launch Center located in southwest China's Sichuan Province.