The Long March-7 Y4 rocket is readied to carry the Tianzhou-3 cargo craft. Photo: Handout The Long March-7 Y4 rocket is readied to carry the Tianzhou-3 cargo craft. Photo: Handout
The Long March-7 Y4 rocket is readied to carry the Tianzhou-3 cargo craft. Photo: Handout

China poised to launch Tianzhou-3 cargo ship to replenish Tiangong space station

  • Tianzhou-3 will dock with the Tiangong space station to deliver fuel and supplies
  • The station’s first three astronauts will then leave in a return capsule, with three more expected to replace them in October, sources say

Topic |   China science
The Long March-7 Y4 rocket is readied to carry the Tianzhou-3 cargo craft. Photo: Handout The Long March-7 Y4 rocket is readied to carry the Tianzhou-3 cargo craft. Photo: Handout
The Long March-7 Y4 rocket is readied to carry the Tianzhou-3 cargo craft. Photo: Handout
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