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China’s BeiDou edging closer to GPS in accuracy 

China’s third-generation BeiDou navigation satellite system has been taking shape with eight satellites already coming online and more scheduled to be put into orbit during the second half of the year. China Satellite Navigation Office director Ran Chengqi told Xinhua that eight satellites were launched in four pairs since last November and were undergoing in-orbit testing and operational evaluations. Ten more […]