China launches new test satellite.

JIUQUAN, TGO: China on Wednesday sent a new satellite into space from the Jiuquan Satellite Launch Centre in northwest China, state news agency (Xinhua) reported.

The Tianxing-1 test satellite was launched by a Kuaizhou-1A carrier rocket at 10:08 am (Beijing Time) and entered the planned orbit.

The satellite is mainly used for experiments such as space environment detection. It was the 15th flight mission of the Kuaizhou-1A rockets, according to the launch centre.It was the 15th flight mission of the Kuaizhou-1A rockets, according to the launch centre.

It was the 15th flight mission of the Kuaizhou-1A rockets, according to the launch centre.