Japan Navigation satellites

Japan: Expansion of navigation satellite system QZSS

Michibiki, the first satellite of the Quasi-zenith Satellite System (QZSS)

Japan is expanding its navigation satellite program to augment GPS navigation signals for users in the Asia-Pacific region, as spaceflightnow.com reported. The expansion of the Quasi-Zenith Satellite System (QZSS) will be carried out via a $526 million contract with the company Mitsubishi Electric, which will build three navigation satellites to be launched by the end of 2017.

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