Date：2016/11/03 Click： Source:Xinhuanet.com Original publication time:2016/11/03
China plans to launch Kuaizhou-1 solid-fuelled carrier rocket in December, abreakthrough in its commercial rocket launches.
The news was announced Wednesday at the 11th China International Aviation &Aerospace Exhibition in Zhuhai, Guangdong Province, by Lyu Xiaoge, aspokesperson for China Aerospace Science and Industry Corp.
Kuaizhou(speedy vessel) is a low-cost solid-fuelled carrier rocket with highreliability and short preparation period. It was designed to launch low-orbitsatellites weighing under 300 kg.
The rocket is launched via a mobile launch vehicle and will primarily launchsatellites to monitor natural disasters and provide disaster-reliefinformation.