China mulls double satellite launches to save cost

China launched two satellites for its Beidou global navigation and positioning system into space atop a carrier Long March 3B rocket two days ago.

Chinese satellite provides navigation service

China`s indigenous Beidou Navigation Satellite System began providing initial positioning and navigation services to China and its surrounding areas.

Russia launches Chinese satellite

A Russian Proton-M rocket completed the successful launch today of an advanced Chinese communications satellite that should help expand television
coverage in parts of Southeast Asia.