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China Launches Yaogan-27 Remote Sensing Satellite[Aug 28, 2015]

China's Yaogan-27 remote sensing satellite was sent into space on Thursday at 10:31 a.m. Beijing Time, from Taiyuan launch site in Shanxi Province, north China. The satellite will mainly be used for experiments, land surveys, crop yield estimates and disaster prevention. Yaogan-27 was carried by a Long March-4C rocket, the 207th mission for the Long March rocket family.

Beidou;positionning system;V-Day parade;parade

China's Beidou Positioning System Used in V-Day Parade Training[Aug 25, 2015]

Chinese troops will not put a step out of time thanks to Beidou's highly accurate navigational systems, which have been used during training for the World War II military parade. Maj. Gen. Wang Shun told a press conference on Friday that all parade units used Beidou's automatic timing system during formation training.


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