27 November 2021
China developed the Wing Loong-10 unmanned aerial vehicle (UAV) for use in integrated marine meteorological observation. The first drone test flight was done on 27 November where the Wing Loong-10 collected data on cloud systems over the ocean, temperature and humidity profile distribution, surface wind fields, and other meteorological factors. The UAV operation was supported by space-based, marine-based, and shore-based observation equipment. Wing Loong-10 UAV was able to carry out a comprehensive, multi-factor, multi-dimensional, and high-resolution marine meteorological observation.
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