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Long March-7 Carrier Rocket Arrives at Launch Base
SOURCE: China Space News     UPDATED: 2016-05-18

BEIJING, May 18  (China Space News) —China's new generation Long March-7 carrier rocket arrived at Wenchang, Hainan Province, on Saturday afternoon where it is scheduled for its maiden launch late June.

The rocket is now at Qinglan Harbor in Wenchang after a six-day journey by sea from Tianjin and will soon be taken to the Wenchang satellite launch center by road.

The Long March-7, a medium-sized rocket using liquid propellant, can carry up to 13.5 tonnes to low Earth orbit.