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Long March 5 First Flight
November 3, 2016 @ 6:00 AM - 7:59 AM EDTFree
A Chinese Long March 5 rocket will launch on its inaugural flight from a new launch pad on Hainan Island. The heavy-lift rocket will be among the world’s most powerful boosters, and it will be used to launch components of China’s planned space station and interplanetary missions.
Launch window opens at 6 a.m. EDT (1000 GMT)