Jiuquan Satellite Launch Centre Tests Thousands of Equipment in Preparing for Launches

Faced with plenty of launch missions concentrated in the second half of the year, engineers in the Jiuquan Satellite Launch Center (JSLC) make full use of slack period in the first half of the year to


SpaceX Successfully Launches a Rocket for the First Time Using Reused Engine

On March 31 st , SpaceX broadcast the successfully landing of the Falcon 9 first stage on the ASDS in the Atlantic Ocean. This marks SpaceX s first successful launch of a large liquid fuel rocket boos (2017-05-18)

CASIC Plans to Launch 156 Small Satellites for the Hongyun Program

On March 31 st , it is learned from the China Aerospace Science and Industry Corporation s plan for its Hongyun Program that it plans to launch 156 satellites orbiting at 1,000 km altitude and the ful (2017-05-18)

China's BDS Expands Scientific and Technological Cooperation to ASEAN, Contributing to the Belt and Road Initiative

China s independently developed BeiDou Navigation Satellite System in on its way to provide services globally, with its first stop in Thailand and Sri Lanka where a prototype of BDS international coop (2017-05-18)

Scientists found Giant Black Hole Kicked Out of Home Galaxy

Astronomers using the NASA/ESA Hubble Space Telescope have detected the largest black hole detected so far, with a mass of one billion times the Sun s, being kicked out of its parent galaxy. According (2017-05-18)

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.