Long March 7 Launch Heralds 12 Months Of Chinese Space Milestones

CHENGDU, CHINA—The first launch of a Long March 7 rocket on June 25 has opened an intensely busy 12-month period for the Chinese space program, with at least four more major missions scheduled for execution by mid-2017. Employment of a new upper stage, Yuanzheng 1A, was a key part of the Long March...

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