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  1. Heads up says:

    Reportedly the first stage of Long March 2D expendable launch system rockets are 27.91 meters (91.57 ft) long and their second stages are 10.9 meters in length.
    The piece of a first stage of this rocket that was photographed after it crashed into a Chinese field earlier this week is described as sticking ‘some 20 to 30 feet’ out of some freshly tilled soil. (click image to enlarge – note red markings)

    (p/s: this morning the remnants of a slightly larger Long March 5D rocket booster plunged uncontrolled back to Earth, an event decried in the West as an irresponsibly risky move by the China National Space Administration)

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