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China's advanced satellite operating soundly

China's first high-resolution remote sensing satellite ZY-1-02C has carried out orbit tests, and images delivered from it reach international levels, China Center for Resources Satellite Data and A

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Mon, 05/03/2012 - 11:01
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Ziyuan III satellite sends back images

The Ziyuan III satellite has sent back its first set of visual data days after the orbiter was successfully launched on January 9 to produce high-resolution imagery for civilian use.

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Tue, 17/01/2012 - 16:00
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China launches high-resolution remote-sensing satellite

China successfully launched Ziyuan I-02C Thursday, a high-resolution remote-sensing satellite, from the Taiyuan Satellite Launch Center in northern Shanxi province.

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Tue, 10/01/2012 - 15:06
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UN-SPIDER Conference in Beijing

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Thu, 22/12/2011 - 09:34
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39.876
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116.669

China: Prepared for the Worst - Measures are taken to enhance disaster relief

According to a joint statement issued by the Ministry of Civil Affairs (MOCA) and the National Disaster Reduction Commission (NDRC) on October 10, natural disasters left 1,074 people dead or missin

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Thu, 27/10/2011 - 18:58

Satellites improve disaster monitoring efficiency in China

Two small disaster monitoring satellites, launched in 2008, have allowed China to more rapidly monitor natural disasters with greater range, said the National Commission for Disaster Reduction T

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Mon, 12/09/2011 - 11:34

China’s surge continues with HaiYang-2A launch via Long March 4B

China has launched the first of a news series of oceanographic satellites, with the HaiYang-2A (HY-2A) launched at 22:57UTC on August 15.

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Tue, 16/08/2011 - 13:05
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37.8707
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New communication satellite ‘PakSat-1R’ important for many reasons

Pakistan’s Ambassador to China, Masood Khan has said that Pakistan’s new communication satellite—PakSat-1R, is important for the country for many reasons.

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Mon, 08/08/2011 - 16:03
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Infrared NASA imagery reveals a weaker tropical cyclone in the South China Sea

Tropical Depression 06W is still slowing, making its way through the South China Sea today and has weakened overnight.

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Wed, 22/06/2011 - 17:52
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FIRST ANNOUNCEMENT: United Nations International Conference on Space-based Technologies for Disaster Risk Management “Best Practices for Risk Reduction and Rapid Response Mapping”

One year after the successful opening of the UN-SPIDER office in Beijing in November 2010, the first “United Nations International Conference on Space-based Technologies for Disaster Risk Man

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Mon, 20/06/2011 - 18:35
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39.8881
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116.362