China Successfully Launches Tianlian II-03 Satellite
At 00:30 on July 13, China successfully launched Tianlian II-03 satellite by using the Long March-3B carrier rocket at the Xichang Satellite Launch Center . The satellite successfully entered the scheduled orbit, and the launch mission was a complete success. The satellite is China’s second-generation geosynchronous orbit data relay satellite. It will mainly be used to provide data relay, measurement and control services for manned spacecraft, such as spacecraft and low and medium orbit resource satellites, and to provide measurement and control support for spacecraft launch.