China has not been able to put into orbit a communications satellite «Zhongxing-9A»

© RIA Novosti / Konstantin Seminatrici of the mission control center in China. Archival photoChina has not been able to put into orbit a communications satellite «Zhongxing-9A»© RIA Novosti / Konstantin Shchepin

Center of space launches city of Xichang in China’s Sichuan province on Monday carried out the unsuccessful launch of a communications satellite «Zhongxing-9A», Xinhua news Agency reported.

According to the aerospace Corporation science and technology of China (CASC), specialists have not been able to bring the satellite into the desired orbit.

The cause of the launch failure is not yet established, the investigation of the incident and a thorough analysis of errors and deficiencies. CASC employees are trying to adjust the trajectory of the device and bring it to the desired orbit.

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