25 July 2020
The Ziyuan III 03 satellite was launched by a Long March-4B rocket on 25 July at 11:13 BJT from the Taiyuan Satellite Launch Center in the northern province of Shanxi. Also on board the rocket was the Tianqi 10 cubesat for an IoT constellation in LEO and the NJU-HKU-1 Lobster Eye X-ray micro satellite searching for evidence of dark matter. They were developed by the Shanghai ASES Spaceflight Technology Co. Ltd. All three satellites have entered preset orbits, sources with the Taiyuan Satellite Launch Centre said.
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