Russia Successfully Launched the 2nd GEO-IK-2 Satellite

On 4 June 2016, Russia successfully launched a GEO-IK 2 military geodesic satellite from Plesetsk Cosmodrome. The launched satellite will be used to measure the Earth s tectonic features including its


Lighthouse on Subi Reef Put into Use, Employing BeiDou Remote Monitoring

On April 5, the Ministry of Transport held an official launching ceremony of the lighthouse on Subi Reef (Zhubi Reef) of the South China Sea According to the information, the Subi Reef lighthouse was (2016-07-21)

China Successfully launched ZY 3-02 Satellite Two Uruguayan NewSat Minisatellites

At 11:17 on 30 th of May, China successfully launched satellite ZY 3-02 along with two Uruguayan NewSat satellites by Long March 4B carrier rocket. All three satellites have entered the preset orbits. (2016-07-21)

China successfully launched the fifth New-Generation BeiDou Navigation Satellite

At Beijing time 15:29, February 1 st , China successfully sent a Beidou Navigation Satellite to orbit by carrier rocket Long March-3C from the Xichang Satellite Launch Center. This is the fifth new-ge (2016-07-21)

China Successfully Launched Navigation Satellite BeiDou-22

At Beijing time 04:11 on March 30 th 2016, Beidou-22, which is a navigation satellite, was launched by a Long March-3A rocket from the Xichang Satellite Launch Center in China. Beidou-22 is an incline (2016-07-21)

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.