Xi Jinping and French President Macron Exchanged Congratulatory Messages on the Successful Launch of CFOSAT

In October 29, President Xi Jinping and French President Macron exchanged congratulatory messages on the successful launch of CFOSAT.

Xi pointed out in the message that aerospace cooperation is one important part of China-French comprehensive strategic partnership. CFOSAT’s successful launch is one latest achievement in the aerospace cooperation between two nations and will play an important role in worldwide monitoring of marine environment, disaster prevention and reduction, fight over climate change and other fields. China attaches great importance to relations with France and would like to work with France to deepen the bilateral exchanges and raise the China-France comprehensive strategic partnership to a new level, so as to bring more benefits to two nations and peoples.

Macron said in the message that, this successful launch marked a significant step forward in mutual aerospace cooperation. This project in which space agencies and scientific researchers from two nations has made great efforts, demonstrated again their willingness in promoting the international community to jointly cope with climate change. Aerospace cooperation is one important part in France-China strategic cooperation. France would like to work with China to deepen mutual exchanges and cooperation in aerospace and climate change.