The Long March 5B rocket took off from the Wenchang Spacecraft Launch Site in Hainan on April 29. Photo: Reuters The Long March 5B rocket took off from the Wenchang Spacecraft Launch Site in Hainan on April 29. Photo: Reuters
The Long March 5B rocket took off from the Wenchang Spacecraft Launch Site in Hainan on April 29. Photo: Reuters
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Remnants of China’s Long March 5B rocket land in Indian Ocean near the Maldives

  • Remnants splashed down at 10.24am Beijing time, China Manned Space Engineering Office says
  • US’ 18th Space Control Squadron confirms landing, no immediate reports of damage or casualties

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The Long March 5B rocket took off from the Wenchang Spacecraft Launch Site in Hainan on April 29. Photo: Reuters The Long March 5B rocket took off from the Wenchang Spacecraft Launch Site in Hainan on April 29. Photo: Reuters
The Long March 5B rocket took off from the Wenchang Spacecraft Launch Site in Hainan on April 29. Photo: Reuters
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