First experimental quantum communication satellite to be launched by China in July

Beijing: As per the information given by the Chinese Academy of Sciences (CAS), China will be launching its first experimental quantum communication satellite in July.

Professor at University of Science and Technology of China, Pan Jianwei stated that this will be the first quantum communication through a satellite in the world.

He further went on to say that the Quantum communication boasts ultra-high security as a quantum photon can neither be separated nor duplicated.

Therefore it is not possible to wiretap, intercept or crack the information transmitted through it.