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Monday, August 25th, 2014

China’s Gaofen-1 High-resolution Satellite Images Released

China's high resolution earth observation satellite system Gaofen-1 is equipped with two sets of 2 m resolution panchromatic, 8 m resolution multispectral cameras and four 16 m resolution multispectral wide cameras, with a design life of...

Monday, March 3rd, 2014

China Pushing Ahead on Hi-Res Satellite System

China’s push into high-resolution optical Earth observation through its seven-satellite CHEOS system is slightly delayed but will see the launch of a second satellite this year and three more satellites by 2016, the China National Space Administration...

Tuesday, December 31st, 2013

China’s HD Observation Satellite Opens Its Eyes

China's high-definition Earth observation satellite, the Gaofen-1, has been formally put into service, the State Administration of Science, Technology and Industry for National Defence (SASTIND) announced Monday. The satellite has undergone eighth months of in-orbit tests since...

Thursday, June 6th, 2013

China’s High-Resolution Gaofen-1 Returns First Images

The State Administration of Science, Technology and Industry for National Defence (SASTIND) released the first 13 photos from the high-resolution earth observation satellite Gaofen-1. The photos feature four cities, including Beijing, Shanghai, Yinchuan and Datong.

Saturday, April 27th, 2013

China Launches High-Definition Earth Observation Satellite

China sent high-definition earth observation satellite "Gaofen 1" into space shortly after noon on Friday, marking the start of a program that will substantially improve its capabilities in disaster relief, resources and environment survey.The satellite unfolded its...