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China to unveil GJ-2 drone at air show

China will unveil its GJ-2 unmanned aerial vehicle (UAV) at an air show opening on Nov. 6 in the southern port city of Zhuhai, the air force said Friday.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/11/3 7:50:07

Beijing starts collecting veterans' info for first time

Beijing started to collect information of veterans for the first time by setting up more than 1,100 collection points across the city, authorities said on Friday, which, analysts said will better safeguard the legal rights of veterans and social stability.
Source: Global Times | 2018/11/2 22:33:41

PLA confirms J-20 performance at airshow

China's most advanced stealth fighter jet, J-20, will be performing at the upcoming Airshow China 2018 in Zhuhai, South China's Guangdong Province between November 6 to 11 with a new look and new formations, People's Liberation Army (PLA) Air Force spokesperson Shen Jinke confirmed on Friday.
Source: Global Times | 2018/11/2 17:23:39

China launches first geostationary BeiDou-3 satellite

China successfully launched a new BeiDou navigation satellite on Thursday night, marking the first geostationary orbit satellite of the country's home-grown BeiDou-3 satellite.
Source: Global Times | 2018/11/2 11:45:23

High-orbit BeiDou-3 satellite boosts China's global navigation system

China's home-grown global satellite navigation system came a step closer to completion Thursday with the launch of another BeiDou-3 satellite at 11:57 p.m. from the Xichang Satellite Launch Center, in the southwestern Sichuan Province.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/11/2 9:50:07

China launches high-orbit BeiDou-3 satellite

China's home-grown global satellite navigation system came a step closer to completion with the launch of another BeiDou-3 satellite at 11:57 p.m. Thursday from the Xichang Satellite Launch Center, in the southwestern Sichuan Province.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/11/2 1:39:17

More than just an airshow

A wide range of cutting-edge weaponry and equipment for use in the air, sea, space and on the ground are being gathered for Airshow China 2018.
Source: Global Times | 2018/11/1 23:38:41

China reveals CH-10 tilt-rotor drone

The Chinese Academy of Aerospace and Aerodynamics (CAAA) under the China Aerospace Science and Technology Corp (CASC) on Wednesday revealed the CH-10 tilt-rotor unmanned aerial vehicle (UAV).
Source: Global Times | 2018/10/31 20:58:40

China-developed ARJ21 regional jetliner starts service in 3 new routes

China's domestically-developed ARJ21 regional jetliners have been put into use in three new air routes, according to its developer on Tuesday.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/10/30 16:46:04

J-20 stealth fighters to join Airshow China 2018 in Zhuhai: expert

Multiple J-20 stealth fighter jets were spotted in the skies above Zhuhai, South China's Guangdong Province on Tuesday, in preparation for Airshow China 2018 in November, a military expert said.
Source: Global Times | 2018/10/30 15:28:39

China launches ocean-observing satellite under closer Sino-European space cooperation

China successfully sent an ocean-observing satellite into space on Monday, a joint mission pursued under close Sino-French space cooperation that will enable scientists to simultaneously study, for the first time, ocean surface winds and waves.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/10/30 10:08:53

China launches space router for first time

China's first space router has been successfully launched atop the Long March-4B carrier rocket from the Taiyuan Satellite Launch Center in northern Shanxi Province.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/10/30 10:05:22

Vice premier urges deeper military-civilian integration

Chinese Vice Premier Han Zheng on Monday attended a national symposium where plans were made to advance military-civilian integration in Beijing.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/10/29 23:03:40

Third sea trial of new carrier to test weapons, control systems: expert

China's first domestically built aircraft carrier Type 001A embarked on its third sea trial on Sunday, in which the vessel's weapons system, control system and communications system will undergo further tests, a Chinese military insider said on Monday.
Source: Global Times | 2018/10/29 15:28:39

China, ASEAN conclude maritime drill

Naval forces from China and members of the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) on Saturday concluded a joint maritime drill in the city of Zhanjiang, south China's Guangdong Province.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/10/28 7:00:34

Xi inspects PLA Southern Theater Command, stresses advancing commanding ability

Chinese President Xi Jinping on Thursday inspected the Southern Theater Command of the People's Liberation Army and stressed advancing capacity-building for commanding.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/10/26 21:37:39

China, ASEAN conclude maritime exercise

China and members of the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) on Friday concluded a two-day maritime exercise off the coast of south China's Guangdong Province.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/10/27 8:01:04

Defense minister refutes US at Beijing Xiangshan Forum

The 8th Beijing Xiangshan Forum opened on Thursday and Chinese President Xi Jinping sent a congratulatory letter to the opening ceremony of the forum to express China's commitment to enhance strategic mutual trust and security cooperation with nations around the world.
Source: Global Times | 2018/10/25 23:38:40