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China's Geely starts making commercial satellites

China's Geely starts making commercial satellites
China's Geely starts making commercial satellites   -   Copyright  Thomson Reuters 2021
By Reuters

BEIJING – Automaker Geely said on Monday it is making commercial satellites at its factory in the eastern Chinese city of Taizhou.

Geely is building low-orbit satellites to meet demand for high-speed connectivity capabilities that can deliver fast software updates. The factory will be able to make 500 satellites a year, according to its statement.