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China’s new space city poised for quick-fire launches

A new Chinese cosmodrome in the eastern port city of Ningbo has been cleared to launch satellites in five years, with “quick-fire” lift-offs expected at a hitherto unseen pace.  Comparisons are already being made to America’s John F Kennedy Space Center in Cape Canaveral, Florida for their similarly advantageous coastal positions, favorable blast-off latitudes and […]