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Private rocket company looks to the stars

By SU ZHOU and LUO WANGSHU (China Daily) Updated: 2014-07-29 03:51


Space achievements by amateurs

•Aug 29, 2005

The website begins running a column dedicated to solid-fuel rockets, enabling space enthusiasts to discuss their interests.

•Dec 16, 2007

The first propulsion laboratory is established.

•June 28, 2008

A national rocket competition for amateurs is held.

•July 10, 2008

Safety rules for amateurs are drafted for rockets.

•Feb 1, 2010

The first private scientific research institution in aerospace activity is established.

•Feb 15, 2010

A rocket is launched with flight data recorders.

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