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Nobel Prize for physics winner shaped ground-breaking Earth-observing mission
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China deepens application use for BeiDou technology to build an integrated industrial ecosystem
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PM Modi launches India’s first private space association
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Hong Kong Institute of Surveyors Building Surveyors Conference 2021
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Ladakh admin to use drones to help measuring inhabitant land under SVAMITVA scheme
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Tuesday, September 22nd, 2015

China’s New Rocket Carries 20 Microsatellites

China has launched a new, smaller type of rocket from its "Long March" family which will be used primarily for carrying satellites aloft, state media reported, as the country races ahead with an ambitious space programme. The Long...

Monday, May 6th, 2013

India Launched 35 Foreign Satellites, Earned $17.17 Million

India started putting into space third-party satellites for a fee in 1999 on its PSLV-C2 rocket. Since then, India has been successful in launching edium-weight satellites for overseas agencies. Initially ISRO started carrying third-party satellites atop PSLV...

Wednesday, December 12th, 2012

North Korea Successfully Launches Long-range Rocket

North Korea fired a long-range rocket Wednesday morning in its second launch under its new leader, defying warnings from the U.N. and Washington only days before South Korean presidential elections. North Korea declared the launch of a rocket...

Monday, December 10th, 2012

N. Korea Says It May Delay Rocket Launch

North Korea said Saturday that it might delay the launch time of a long-range rocket that had been scheduled to blast off as early as Monday. No reason was given, but recent commercial satellite images — published...

Friday, April 13th, 2012

North Korean Rocket Launch Fails

Despite warnings and appeals from many countries, North Korea went ahead with a rocket launch Friday but officials in South Korea, Japan and the U.S. said it appeared the rocket was failed not long after the launch....