Summary of China’s Science and Technology News-July 17


Beijing, July 17 (Xinhua)-The following is a summary of science and technology news released in China.

Ballistic carrier

The reusable ballistic airship made a stable landing at the Alshire League airport in Inner Mongolia Autonomous Region in northern China during a flight demonstration and verification project on Friday.

At the beginning of Friday, the carrier was launched from the Kyusen Satellite Launch Center in the Gobi Desert in northwestern China. Its first flight mission was a complete success.

Developed by China Aerospace Science and Technology Corp., the reusable ballistic carrier can be used in the space transportation system.

Climate change

The research group left Gansu Province in northwestern China on Thursday for a scientific expedition on the Qinghai-Tibetan Plateau.

A month-long study focusing on “land-atmospheric interactions and their impact on climate” is part of China’s second comprehensive scientific expedition on…

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