China's 2nd heavy-lift carrier rocket blasts off

Source: Xinhua| 2017-07-02 19:27:15|Editor: An
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WENCHANG, Hainan, July 2 (Xinhua) -- China on Sunday evening launched the Long March-5 Y2, the country's second heavy-lift carrier rocket, from Wenchang Space Launch Center in southern province of Hainan.

The rocket carries Shijian-18 communication satellite, China's latest technology experiment satellite.

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