China has launched 16 new satellites into space. These satellites have been launched into space from Taiyuan Satellite Launch Center in Shanxi province of the country. These include Jilin 1 Gaofen 03D09 and Yunyao 1 04-08 satellites were launched by Long March 6 carrier rockets.
of China Daily Report According to this, it was established in the orbit at 12.50 pm Chinese time in the orbit.
This group of newly released satellites will be used for commercial remote sensing and atmospheric imaging. Earlier on July 16, China sent 2 satellites into space via Long March-2C carrier rocket. These included Siwei 03 and 04. These were also installed in space from the Taiyuan Satellite Launch Center in Shanxi Province. China has also launched Wentian, the first lab module of its space station.
According to local media, this new module will serve as a backup to the core module and will also be used as a powerful scientific experiment platform. Last year China launched the Shenzhou-13 mission which was a major step in the country’s young space programme. It is becoming the most advanced space program in the world.
According to CNN, China’s space program was launched in the early 1970s, before America’s Neil Ormstrong had already set foot on the moon. China has invested trillions of dollars in the space program and its results are now clearly visible. In December 2020, China successfully launched its rover on the moon and after that in 2021 its rover on Mars too.