The launch of the fourth SQX-1 commercial carrier rocket on Friday was unsuccessful.
Abnormal performance was identified during the flight of the rocket, which lifted off from the Jiuquan Satellite Launch Center in northwest China at 3:09 p.m. (Beijing Time).
The cause of the failure is under investigation, the launch center said in a statement.
Source: Xinhua News Agency
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ISRO tests human-rated HS200 solid rocket booster for Gaganyaan mission
New Delhi (IANS) May 13, 2022
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