April 24, 2023
On April 24, 1970, China's first artificial Earth satellite "Dongfanghong-1" was successfully launched.
The field of space technology is a high-tech concentrated field, and the level of space technology is an important indicator of a country's scientific and technological strength, as well as an important indicator of a country's economic strength, comprehensive national strength, and national defense strength
In just over half a century, China's aerospace industry has started from scratch and, through the continuous struggle of several generations of astronauts, created brilliant achievements that have attracted worldwide attention. It has embarked on a path of self-reliance and independent innovation, and has accumulated a profound and broad aerospace spirit.
It has pointed out the direction for the construction of a strong aerospace country.
Today is the eighth "China Aerospace Day". Standing at a new historical starting point, China's aerospace industry is embarking on a new journey with a new great struggle.