05 September 2019
At the 8th CSA-IAA Conference on Space Technology Innovation on 4 and 5 September in Shanghai, China, Yang Jun, Deputy Director of China's Satellite Navigation System Management Office told the audience that China plans to send 5 to 7 Beidou satellites into space this year and two to four in 2020, which will help fully complete the BeiDou Navigation Satellite System global network. Currently are 39 satellites in-orbit. In the future, the BDS will also be further integrated with the Internet, the Internet of things, 5G and big data.
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