The 20 kg satellite was launched by a Long March 4B carrier rocket from Taiyuan Satellite Launch Center. The working time of this cubic small iron box on its scheduled track will run through 2018 double 11 (november 11) and send happy signals from space to consumers around the world. When the “Candy Can” is over the top, Alibaba customers will receive push informations from space and have the opportunity to appear on a “Space Screen”. AliExpress users will receive a “rain of red envelopes ” (gifts).
People’s network, October 25, 2018
Alibaba launches “Candy Pot” mini-satellite to celebrate November 11 (“double-eleven”)