Incredible moment Chinese rocket carrying the country's new state of the art satellite takes off

Mail Online | 1/11/2019 | Miranda Aldersley For Mailonline
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China successfully launched a geostationary communications satellite into space from Sichuan Province early on Friday morning.

Impressive footage and images show the Zhongxing-2D satellite taking off on a Long March-3B carrier rocket from the Xichang Satellite Launch Centre at exactly 1.11am local time.

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The satellite has now entered its predetermined orbit and will provide transmissions for Chinese broadcasting services, including the country's radio and television stations, wireless transmitters and...
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