08 April 2021
The port city of Ningbo in Zhejiang province is building a 20 billion RMBĀ (3.05 billion USD) rocket launch site to meet surging demand for satellite launches and further develop the industrial cluster of the commercial aerospace sector. The launch centre will be located in Xiangshan county of the coastal city, spreading around 67 km2. The launch site infrastructure will consist of a commercial space launch site, an assembly and test facility, command and control centre, while the industrial base will include a rocket satellite research and development and manufacturing base and satellite data application industrial base.
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