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Nov. 7, 2020
Ceres-1 maiden Flight
For its maiden launch, the Ceres-1 (谷神星一号) launch vehicle launched the Tianqi-11 (天启星座十一星) satellite from the Jiuquan Satellite Launch Center, Gansu Province, northwest China, on 7 November 2020, at 07:12 UTC (15:12 local time).
Ceres-1 maiden launch
Ceres-1 is a small solid propellant launch vehicle developed by Galactic Energy (星河动力, a private aerospace company headquartered in Beijing) to carry a payload of up to 350 kg to low Earth orbit (LEO).
Tianqi 10, 11
Galactic Energy: http://www.galactic-energy.cn/
Images, Video, Text, Credits: Galactic Energy/SciNewsRo/CCTV/Gunter's Space Page/Orbiter.ch Aerospace/Roland Berga.