China planning coastal base that will allow it to launch rockets from sea

//China planning coastal base that will allow it to launch rockets from sea

China planning coastal base that will allow it to launch rockets from sea

China is building a facility on its east coast that will allow it to launch rockets from the sea, state media has reported.Wang Zhanyu, vice-president of China Academy of Launch Vehicle Technology, said the site near Haiyang city in Shandong would supplement the four existing launch sites, one on Hainan island and the others in remote areas of Gansu, Sichuan and Shanxi provinces.“With the rapid development of the commercial aerospace industry, the demand for launches is increasing day by day…

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