24 June 2020
China's space-tracking ship, Yuanwang 6, has completed maritime monitoring for the last satellite launch of the country's BeiDou Navigation Satellite System (BDS) in the Pacific Ocean on 23 June. About 20 minutes after the lift-off of the CZ-3B from Xichang, Yuanwang 6' radar system detected and locked the target, and followed the trajectory of the satellite. The whole maritime monitoring process lasted for nearly 600 seconds.
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