The Chinese ship of the measuring complex “Yuanwang-5” of the PLA Strategic Support Forces made a call on August 16 this year. to the port of Hambantota (Sri Lanka). The parking will last until August 22 this year.
India has previously expressed concerns that the ship will be used to spy on its activities.
Pacific Ocean to perform tasks of measuring and controlling spacecraft launches.
Meanwhile, on September 7, the crew of the Chinese ship of the Yuanwang-6 measuring complex of the PLA Navy in the Indian Ocean monitored the launch progress at the Taiyuan Cosmodrome (Shanxi Province) and received telemetry data from the Changzheng-4C launch vehicle, which brought satellite for remote sensing of the Earth “Gaofen-5-02” into a given orbit.