China launches world's first high-orbit synthetic aperture radar satellite for disaster monitoring

China on early Sunday sent a new satellite into space, the China National Space Administration (CNSA) announced on Sunday. The satellite, L-SAR4 01, was launched at 1:26 a.m. Beijing Time on a Long March-3B carrier rocket from the Xichang Satellite Launch Center in southwest China's Sichuan Province, and then entered its planned orbit successfully.

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