Jiuquan Satellite Launch Centre

A Long March-2F carrier rocket heads to orbit after lifting off from the Jiuquan Satellite Launch Centre in the Gobi desert in northwest China on June 17. Kenya has selected Marsabit County as the most suitable location to set up a spaceport. 

| AFP

Marsabit emerges top in spaceport location search

 Kenya has selected Marsabit County as the most suitable out of seven contenders to set up a spaceport.

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