In November, the first two third-generation Beidou
satellites were launched at the Xichang center.
Wang Li, president du Comite de navigation par satellite de la Chine, a declare au forum que le systeme Beidou
sera en mesure de fournir des services de positionnement et de navigation aux Etats du Moyen-Orient a la fin de 2018.
Iran's SA IRAN Company has been entrusted with launching BeiDou
ground stations and center to gather space information and data in cooperation with China.
Huang Lei, international business director of BDStar Navigation, which promotes BeiDou
, had said in 2013 that the company would build a network of stations in Pakistan to enhance the location accuracy of Beidou
was co-developed by China Great Wall Industry Corporation and the Beijing UniStrong Science& Technology Co.
Besides support to BeiDou
Compass (BDS) and Galileo,the product roadmap also includes leading edge features like MEMS context detection and navigation aiding Wi-Fi hybrid-positioning;and Cell-ID tracking,data-logging Adaptive Continuous Track (ACT).
Liu's comments on the use of the Beidou
system with the drones reflects the rapid advancement in that navigation system from its humble beginnings more than a decade ago.
system was approved in 2004 and is capable of providing continuous, real-time passive 3D geo-spatial positioning and speed measurement.
Beijing, April 30 (BNA) - China successfully launched two satellites into space Monday, the 12th and 13th satellites for its Beidou
global navigation and positioning network, China's News Agency (Xinhua) reported.
Navigation Satellite System China provides satellite navigation alternative to GPS.
In parallel to the European Galileo system, China is in the process of developing its own satellite radio navigation system, Beidou
(Compass), which should be operational around 2015.
The book includes information on international variations of GPS, such as the Russian GLONASS, Chinese BeiDou
and Japanese QZSS systems.