30 April 2012
The latest version of the Go Taikonauts! newsletter on Chinese space activities was published on 30 April 2012 comprising the following content:
- cover story: the Beidou Satellite Navigation System;
- interview with Dr. Thomas Reiter, former European astronaut and currently ESA's Director for Human Spaceflight and Operations, on Sino-European cooperation;
- interview with Romain Charles and Diego Urbina, the two European participants of the Mars500 simulation study, on intercultural challenges in long-term space flight;
- analysis of China's strategic White Papers published since 2000;
- Quarterly Reports on Chinese space activities covering the time period from October 2011 to March 2012;
- Chinese Launch Log;
- Part IV of China's Launch Sites.

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