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China launches orbiting solar observatory

China launches orbiting solar observatory

Source: Spaceflight Now
Date Published: 10/18/2021

China successfully launched a half-ton scientific research satellite Oct. 14 to study the violent and sudden physical processes behind solar flares, joining 10 other small payloads on a Long March 2D rocket that also tested grid fins to help guide the expendable booster away from populated areas during its fall back to Earth.

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