Turkmenistan, China considering space co-op opportunities

Turkmenistan and China are considering cooperation opportunities in the field of space research, the Turkmen government said in a message October 20.

The National Space Agency under the president of Turkmenistan and the China National Space Administration have a huge potential for cooperation, the message said.

According to the message, the Turkmen delegation is taking part in the 4th China-Central Asia Cooperation Forum, which opened in Chengdu city, the capital of China's Sichuan province October 19.

Over a hundred spacecraft and satellites were launched from Xichang Satellite Launch Center in Sichuan, the message said.

Earlier, it was reported that Turkmenistan is building the second space satellite.

Source: Chronicles of Turkmenistan