21 January 2021
Space tracking ship Yuanwang 5 completed its mission in the Pacific Ocean to monitor and ensure the launch of the Tiantong 1-03 satellite. As the only maritime monitoring site for the launch, Yuanwang 5 was responsible for the rocket measurement and satellite monitoring. It also conducted the data calculation and space-ground information exchange. The operation of the shipborne measurement and control system remained stable in rough seas, ensuring the smooth execution of key stages of the launch.
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