January 20, 2022
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China launches manned spacecraft

Date: 20/10/2021 | Source: Pyongyang Times | Read original version at source

On October 16, China launched manned spacecraft “Shenzhou-13” at the Jiuquan Satellite Launch Centre.

The spacecraft with three astronauts going to a space station on board was loaded on Long March-2 carrier rocket.

The astronauts will stay in orbit for six months, operating mechanical arms, conducting activities outside the module and movements in the module section and verifying a series of major technologies.

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