China launches 3 communications test satellites to low Earth orbit (video)

China introduced three new exam communication satellites to lower Earth orbit as the country seems to build its personal edition of SpaceX’s Starlink broadband constellation.

A Very long March 2C rocket lifted off from the Jiuquan Satellite Launch Centre in the Gobi Desert at 6:30 p.m. community time (6:30 a.m. EDT, 1030 GMT) on May 20, the China Aerospace Science and Know-how Company (CASC) mentioned (opens in new tab).