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August 10th, 2011
New Stereo Mapping Satellite to Launch By Year’s End

Song Chaozhithe deputy director-general of the National Administration of Surveying,Mapping and Geological Informationannounced that Chinas first civilian stereomapping satellite ZY-will be launched at the end of the year at a news conferenceheld by the State Council Information Office of the Peoples Republic of China on Aug. 8.  In the new satellitethe variation of terrainlandformthe earths surface and thesurface featuresand the western 1:50000 primary scale topographic maps should berevamped continuously. Read More