11 Feb China improves Long March-6 rocket for growing commercial launches
- Written by Go Taikonauts Team
11 February 2019
China announced 11 February that it is developing the modified version of the Long March 6 rocket with four additional solid boosters to increase its carrying capacity. The improved medium-left carrier rocket will be sent into space by 2020, according to the Shanghai Academy of Spaceflight Technology under the China Aerospace Science and Technology Corporation (CASTC), which designed the rocket.