China launches new communications satellite

China sends the "ChinaSat 19" satellite, a new communications satellite, into orbit from the Xichang Satellite Launch Center in Southwest China's Sichuan province, Nov 5, 2022. (PHOTO / XINHUA) XICHANG – China Saturday sent a new communications satellite into orbit from the Xichang Satellite Launch Center in southwest China's Sichuan province. The "ChinaSat 19" satellite […]

Next-gen space-based positioning tech planned

Students check out a Beidou Navigation Satellite System demonstration model at a science museum in Jinan, Shandong province. (FAN CHANGGUO / XINHUA) China plans to establish a next-generation space-based navigation and positioning system by 2035, said a government official overseeing the sector. Ran Chengqi, director of the China Satellite Navigation Office, said at a news […]

White paper: China’s BeiDou reaches world-class level

Visitors view a model of China's Beidou Navigation Satellite System at the 20th China Beijing International High-tech Expo in Beijing, July 31, 2020. (PHOTO / XINHUA) BEIJING – China has built the BeiDou Navigation Satellite System (BDS) into a top-class system with cutting-edge technologies, pioneering design and powerful functions, according to a white paper published Friday […]

China launches new environmental satellite

A Long March-2C rocket carrying the S-SAR01, a new satellite for disaster reduction, emergency management, and environment monitoring, blasts off from the Taiyuan Satellite Launch Center in North China's Shanxi province, Oct 13, 2022. (XU CHUNLEI / XINHUA) TAIYUAN – China launched a new satellite for disaster reduction, emergency management, and environment monitoring from the […]

GalaxySpace Completes a New Financing Round with Legend Capital Re-upped

HONG KONG, Sep 25, 2022 – (ACN Newswire via SEAPRWire.com) – GalaxySpace, a Chinese commercial aerospace company, recently completed its latest financing round with a post-investment valuation of approximately RMB11 billion. As an existing shareholder, Legend Capital continued to support the company by following up on this financing round. Legend Capital first invested in GalaxySpace […]

Solar satellite breaks ground with new data

A Long March-2D rocket carrying China's first solar exploration satellite blasts off from the Taiyuan Satellite Launch Center in north China's Shanxi province, Oct 14, 2021. (ZHENG BIN / XINHUA) China's solar observation satellite has achieved major scientific and technological feats during its in-orbit operation, according to the China National Space Administration. The satellite Xihe, […]

China launches new satellite via Kuaizhou-1A carrier rocket

China launches new satellite via Kuaizhou-1A carrier rocket

XICHANG – China on Tuesday successfully launched a new satellite into space from the Xichang Satellite Launch Center in southwest China's Sichuan province. The satellite will mainly be used for scientific experiments and verification of new technologies The Chuangxin-16 satellite, developed by the Chinese Academy of Sciences, was launched at 10:36 am (Beijing Time) by […]

China launches carbon monitoring satellite

A Long March-4C carrier rocket carrying the resource satellite ZY-1 02E blasts off from the Taiyuan Satellite Launch Center in Taiyuan, north China's Shanxi province, Dec 26, 2021. (ZHENG BIN / XINHUA) TAIYUAN – China successfully launched a terrestrial ecosystem carbon monitoring satellite and two other satellites from the Taiyuan Satellite Launch Center in north […]

First In-Person Satellite Industry Forum After COVID Sees the Industry in Strong Shape and Geared for Growth

Singapore, Jun 3, 2022 – (ACN Newswire via SEAPRWire.com) – The Asia Video Industry Association was finally able to host its annual Satellite Industry Forum in-person in Singapore on 31st May 2022 after a two-year hiatus, bringing together over 120 delegates from around the world and some of the satellite industry’s most foremost leaders. Opening […]