Shenzhou-13 crewed spaceship Blasts off, with three astronauts on board

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Shenzhou-13 crewed spaceship mission launched successfully 2021-10-16 According to China Manned Space Agency (CMSA) news, the Long March-2F Y13 carrier rocket, carrying the Shenzhou-13 crewed spaceship, blasted off from Jiuquan Satellite Launch Center at 00:23 (Beijing Time) of Oct. 16, 2021. All reporting, videos Chinese government

China is ready to launch its manned spacecraft #Shenzhou13 at 12:23 a.m. Beijing Time on October 16 (4:23 p.m. GMT, October 15) from Jiuquan Satellite Launch Center in northwestern China. The China Manned Space Agency (CMSA) announced the plan at a press conference on Thursday. The mission is the second of the four manned missions for the construction of Tiangong, China’s first space station. Three Chinese astronauts, or taikonauts, will head to the core module of the Tiangong and stay there for half a year before returning.#SpaceChina

About 582 seconds later, Shenzhou-13 spaceship successfully separated from the rocket and entered the preset orbit, sending astronauts Zhai Zhigang, Wang Yaping and Ye Guangfu into space.

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