China launches new marine satellite

Added On October 26, 2018

 China sent a new marine satellite into orbit on Thursday morning.

The new satellite, or the HY-2B satellite, took off from the Taiyuan Satellite 
Launch Center in north China's Shanxi province.
The HY-2B is an ocean dynamic satellite.
It will form a network with the subsequent HY-2C and HY-2D for maritime environmental monitoring.