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Space station by 2022 for China military’s integrated space-air capabilities


In my book Space Era Strategy: The Way China Beats The U.S., I point out that China’s ambitious space program is carried out by its military while the U.S. space program is managed by an agency independent from its military. I list in my book that China has surpassed, and is surpassing, the US in … Continue reading

China to open door to foreign astronauts


Last month, China surprised the world by announcing that it might be opening its space program to foreign astronauts and multinational collaboration. The announcement came in mid-September, when Yang Liwei (deputy director of the China Manned Space Agency) claimed the Chinese government was considering taking foreign astronauts on future missions as well as providing training. … Continue reading

Is China’s space program shaping a celestial empire?


China is pressing forward on its human space exploration plans, intent on establishing an international space station and, experts say, harnessing the technological muscle to launch its astronauts to the moon. Highlighting China’s intent, the country is working with the United Nations to stage a major workshop on human space technology, to be held Sept. … Continue reading

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