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Tuesday, December 07, 2021

China Space Station


China’s 1st woman to spacewalk works 6 hours outside station

November 08, 2021 3:47 pm

Three spacewalks are planned to install equipment in preparation for the station’s expansion.

China set to send 3 astronauts on longest crewed mission yet

October 14, 2021 5:42 pm

The Shenzhou-13 spaceship is expected to be launched into space on a Long March-2F rocket early Saturday morning from the Jiuquan Satellite Launch Center on the edge of the Gobi Desert in northwestern China.

Chinese astronauts safely return to Earth after three-month-long mission to build space station

September 17, 2021 4:47 pm

The Shenzhou-12 manned spaceship carrying astronauts Nie Haisheng, Liu Boming and Tang Hongbo touched down at the Dongfeng landing site in north China's Inner Mongolia Autonomous Region.

Chinese astronauts leave space station module for Earth

September 16, 2021 11:14 am

Construction of the space station began in April with the launch of Tianhe, a cylinder-like module slightly bigger than a city bus.

China to launch high-stakes crewed mission to space on June 17

June 16, 2021 10:42 am

China will send three astronauts into orbit on Thursday in a high-stakes mission, the first of four crewed space flights to complete the country's space station by the end of next year.