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Russia boosted its navigation constellation by launching GLONASS-M 757 Satellite

On November 3, 2018, Russia launched the GLONASS-M 757 navigation satellite at 23:17 Moscow time from the Plesetsk cosmodrome by using the Soyuz-2.1B medium-range rocket with a Fregat-M upper stage.  According to the Russian ministry of defense, the satellite has safely reached its orbit after its launch. November 3’s launch marked …

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Two more BeiDou-3 satellites has been launched as the Chinese continue to up the pace

On October 15, China successfully launched a pair of twin BeiDou-3 medium earth orbit (MEO) navigation and positioning satellites from the Xichang Satellite Launch Centre. According to the official statement of state-run Xinhua press agency, newly launched satellites completed the mission within four hours and will be working with the …

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