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China launches Tiangong-2 Space Lab


Engineers have begun injecting propellant into the Long march-2F T2 rocket that will carry the Tiangong-2 into space, reports China’s State news agency Xinhua, quoting Wu Ping, the deputy director of the manned space engineering office. Once launched into space, the Tiangong-2 is scheduled to manoeuvre itself into an orbit about 380 kilometres above the Earth … Continue reading

China’s manned space rendezvouz with female astronaut next week


Hong Kong’s Singtao Daily reports that China’s manned space program spokesman announced yesterday that the manned spacecraft Shenzhou-IX was expected to be launched in mid June at a selected opportune time to carry out China’s first manned space rendezvous. It is said that a combination of the Shenzhou-IX space craft and Long March 2F rocket … Continue reading

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