On the morning of November 22, 2018, the Brazil-China Space Cooperation 30th Anniversary Reunion was held in Beijing. Special guest Ms. Simonetta Di Pippo, Director of the United Nations Office for Outer Space Affairs (UNOOSA), Mr. Sergio Camacho, former Director of UNOOSA, Mr. Weng Jingnong, Deputy Director of RCSSTEAP, Dean of the International School and representatives of Brazilian participants from the Centre and Beihang University and were invited to participate in the reunion.
During the reunion, the participants watched the video of the 30th anniversary of China-Brazil space cooperation, reviewed the profound friendship established by China and Brazil during the cooperation, and issued souvenir medals to the personnel and units that contributed to the cooperation between China and Brazil in designing and launching the CBERS. Party representatives, Mr. José Raimundo Braga Coelho, Director of the Agência Espacial Brasileira (AEB) and Mr. Zhang Kejian, Director of the China National Space Administration delivered speech after the award ceremony.
China and Brazil will stand on a new historical starting point, continue to work and cooperate with each other sincerely, continue to enhance and expand the international influence of the CBERS and continue to create history of space cooperation between the two countries. In the meantime, China and Brazil will inherit the friendship they have established during the past 30 years and write new chapters of China-Brazil space cooperation!