Russia and China to Create a Space Communication System for the SCO Countries
14.10.2009 16:19
Russia and China have signed a program on cooperation in the field of space, meant for three years. It was reported by Head of the Russian Federal Space Agency (Roskosmos) Anatoly Perminov. Several directions were taken as a basis of this program. One of the most important directions is the creation of up-to-date communication and navigation systems.

УWe particularly plan to create an up-to-date space communication system for the SCO countries, the creation and use of navigation equipment on earth is of prime importance as well. They are the Russian GLONASS and Chinese Beidou systems,Ф said Head of Roskosmos.