China has launched more satellites than any other country this year. Photo: Xinhua China has launched more satellites than any other country this year. Photo: Xinhua
China has launched more satellites than any other country this year. Photo: Xinhua

China has sent more satellites into space this year than US and Russia, report says

  • It launched 29 probes in the first nine months, while American tally was 27 and Russia launched eight, according to Bryce Space and Technology
  • Beijing has been pushing ahead with ambitious space programme, but observers say there is still a wide gap between Chinese and US technologies

Topic |   Space
China has launched more satellites than any other country this year. Photo: Xinhua China has launched more satellites than any other country this year. Photo: Xinhua
China has launched more satellites than any other country this year. Photo: Xinhua
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