China is hoping to launch 15 rockets, 17 satellites and its third manned mission in 2008. This is an ambitious manifest for any country, and it appears China hopes to take its global emergence to new heights in a year in which it will also host the summer Olympics.
No details were provided regarding specific dates or the types of unmanned missions that will be launched this year.
Wednesday, January 09, 2008
China Plans for Big Year in Space