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CGTN published this video item, entitled “How China built its BeiDou Navigation Satellite System” – below is their description.
#China began constructing its #BeiDou Navigation Satellite System (#BDS), named after the Chinese term for the Big Dipper constellation, in the 1990s. In just over 30 years, BDS has achieved a range of goals, such as shifting from active to passive positioning and expanding its service coverage from China to the Asia-Pacific region and eventually the globe.CGTN YouTube Channel
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