China to launch first quantum communication satellite

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China to launch first quantum communication satellite in July3

China is preparing for sending the first-ever quantum communication satellite on earth into the orbit.

Experts say the communication can be totally safe through this cutting-edge technology.

CCTV America’s Su Xiaoxiao reports.

China to launch first quantum communication satellite in July

China to launch first quantum communication satellite in July

China is preparing for sending the first-ever quantum communication satellite on earth into the orbit. Experts say the communication can be totally safe through this cutting-edge technology. CCTV America’s Su Xiaoxiao reports.

 

Scientists hope the new technology will protect China from future cyber issues.

In 2015, cases involving information technology in China rose by more than 120 percent, according to survey by a non-profit cybersecurity institution.

China to launch first quantum communication satellite in July1

And China plans to use its quantum satellite system to cover the planet by 2030.

It’s taken five years for Chinese scientists to develop and manufacture the first quantum satellite.

In June, it will be transported to the Jiuquan Satellite Launch Center in southwest China for final preparation and launch in July.

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