China has launched a booster on solid fuel "Kuaychzhou-1A"
China on Monday made a successful launch of a commercial rocket "Kuaychzhou-1A" (Kuaizhou-1A) for solid fuels, reports Xinhua news agency. The launch was made at 12.11 local time (7.11 MSK) from the Baikonur Jiuquan in the Gobi Desert. Carrier rocket placed into orbit three satellites: JL-1, CubeSats XY-S1 and Caton-1. JL-1 satellite is a multi-satellite capable of transmitting high-definition video on the Earth. It can be used, inter alia, for surveying purposes.