Men of People: Commander of China’s satellites and spacecraft

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    “China has about 300 satellites operating on earth orbit. Our job is to monitor all of them around the clock. A launch may only take 5-10 minutes, but our tracking of a satellite’s operation can be as long as over 10 years.” Meet Li Hengnian, director of the China State Key Laboratory of Astronautic Dynamics.

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