Russia Approves Cooperation with China’s BeiDou in Satellite Navigation Systems

Russian media reported relevant documents released on the Russian government website on November 7 th showed that Russian Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev signed an executive order to approve the interg

China Launches Engineering Development of Satellites and Rockets of “Tianhe Project”

Shanghai Academy of Spaceflight Technology released that China has officially launched the development of satellites and rockets of the Tianhe Project and that China s Tianhe Project satellite will de

BeiDou Chief Designer Yang Changfeng: BeiDou Has Grown from a Late-commer, to a Well-matched Competitor and Futher a Leading Player

The 13 th Meeting of the International Committee on Global Navigation Satellite Systems (ICG-13) was successfully held in Xi an, China. Yang Changfeng, the chief designer of China BeiDou satellite nav

Yang Changfeng: BeiDou Navigation Satellite System Internationally Initiated the Hybrid Constellation Design

China s 41 st BeiDou navigation satellite, also known as the 17 th global networking satellite of BeiDou-3 system and the first geostationary orbit satellite, was successfully launched late at night o

Academician Sun Jiadong: Unswerving Patriotic Dedication in Decades of Aerospace Researches

Sun Jiadong, former technician-in-charge of Dongfanghong 1 (DFH-1) as well as the first chief designer of lunar exploration project and BeiDou navigation project, was awarded successively the merit me

BeiDou achieves accuracy to within one to two meters

BeiDou achieves accuracy to within one to two meters

China s domestically-produced satellite navigation system BeiDou is said to have made significant progress on its accuracy.

Xichang Earthquake, Sichuan: Xichang Satellite Launch Center (XSLC) Received the Early Warning 10 Seconds in Advance

On October 31, the reporter learned from Chengdu Institute of Care-Life (ICL) that a 5.1-magnitude earthquake happened in Xichang City, Sichuan Province at 16:29. The earthquake early warning system,

Anhui Province: BeiDou Enables Intelligent Tourism in the Tiantangzhai Scenic Area

Anhui s Tiantangzhai Scenic Area has attracted over 160,000 tourists during this National Day golden week. Since 2013, the Tiantangzhai Scenic Area has started the program of intelligent scenic area.

BeiDou Integrated Service Platform of Information Stationed in Tibet

On October 1, BeiDou (Tibet) integrated service platform of information was put into service at Lhasa. Bolstered by the BeiDou Navigation Satellite System, it offers services covering the areas of dis