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China launches final satellite to complete rival to GPS

Jun 23, 2020 - 7:02 PM

The Beidou system works on a network of about 30 satellites and competes with the US's Global Positioning System, Russia's GLONASS and the European Union's Galileo

BEIDOU. A Long March 3B rocket carrying the Beidou-3GEO3 satellite lifts off from the Xichang Satellite Launch Center in Xichang in China's southwestern Sichuan province on June 23, 2020. Photo by AFP