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China launches two satellites


April 30th, 2012 - 1:02 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, April 30 (IANS) China Monday successfully launched into space two navigation satellites, authorities said.The launch of the 12th and 13th satellites for the Beidou global navigation and positioning network ... Read more...

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US joins efforts to set international rules in outer space


January 18th, 2012 - 6:00 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Jan 18 (IANS) The US has decided to join the European Union (EU) and other nations to draw up an international code of conduct for outer space activities, said ... Read more...

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China launches one more satellite


July 30th, 2011 - 4:02 am ICT by IANS
Beijing, July 30 (IANS) China has successfully launched one more satellite into space from a launch site in northwestern Gansu province, a media report said Friday.This was the second satellite ... Read more...

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China launches navigation satellite


July 27th, 2011 - 2:01 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, July 27 (IANS) China Wednesday successfully launched an indigenously built global navigation satellite into orbit.A Long March-3A carrier rocket carried the satellite, the country's ninth navigation satellite, into space ... Read more...

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China launches satellite for indigenous global navigation


April 10th, 2011 - 7:02 am ICT by IANS
Beijing, April 10 (IANS) China early Sunday morning launched its eighth orbiter which will form part of its indigenous satellite-navigation and positioning network.A Long March-3A carrier rocket carrying the "Beidou" ... Read more...

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China launches sixth navigation satellite


November 1st, 2010 - 6:38 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, Nov 1 (IANS) China Monday successfully launched its sixth satellite into the space, which will form part of its global navigation and positioning network.A Long March-3C carrier rocket carrying the "Beidou", ... Read more...

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China launches new navigation satellite


August 1st, 2010 - 11:18 am ICT by IANS
Beijing, Aug 1 (IANS) China successfully launched a fifth orbiter into space Sunday as a part of its indigenous satellite navigation and global positioning network. The satellite was launched at 5.30 a.m. from ... Read more...

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China launches new satellite


June 3rd, 2010 - 8:10 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, June 3 (IANS) China has launched a new satellite into earth's orbit, adding to its indigenous network of space navigation system, officials said Thursday. The geostationary orbiter, launched from the Long March ... Read more...

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China launches fourth satellite


June 3rd, 2010 - 3:23 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, June 3 (ANI): China successfully launched its fourth orbiter into space shortly before midnight Wednesday, as a part of its indigenous satellite navigation and positioning network known as Beidou, or ... Read more...

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