The first carrier rocket designed and built by a private enterprise in China was launched at 7:33 am Thursday from a testing base in Northwest China.
Chongqing Liangjiang Star blasts off at 7:33 am Thursday from a testing base in Northwest China. [Photo/CCTV]
Developed by OneSpace Technology in Beijing and called Chongqing Liangjiang Star, the rocket has an ultrafast speed and will be used to conduct test flights for new-concept aircraft, to verify their aerodynamic designs.(Source: Chinadaily)