China successfully launches BeiDou satellite, comes closer to completing third-gen global satellite navigation system
The third phase of the BeiDou constellation will consist of 35 satellites and is supposed to be completed by 2020.
Private companies in China are taking advantage of the demand for small satellites and getting ahead of the curve.
China's aerospace technology company has unveiled the first satellite smartphone designed for use with the country's first mobile communications satellite, Tiantong-1 (TT-1), media reports said.
China has unveiled its Mars rover being developed to scurry the Red Planet's surface for signs of water and life.