The Tianzhou 3 cargo spacecraft blasts off from the Wenchang launch site on Monday. Photo: Xinhua‘„ The Tianzhou 3 cargo spacecraft blasts off from the Wenchang launch site on Monday. Photo: Xinhua‘„
The Tianzhou 3 cargo spacecraft blasts off from the Wenchang launch site on Monday. Photo: Xinhua‘„

Lift-off for Tianzhou 3, China’s space station resupply mission

  • The cargo ship was successfully launched from Hainan province days after the space station’s first crew returned home
  • Three astronauts are expected to blast off early next month for a six-month mission

Topic |   China's space programme
The Tianzhou 3 cargo spacecraft blasts off from the Wenchang launch site on Monday. Photo: Xinhua‘„ The Tianzhou 3 cargo spacecraft blasts off from the Wenchang launch site on Monday. Photo: Xinhua‘„
The Tianzhou 3 cargo spacecraft blasts off from the Wenchang launch site on Monday. Photo: Xinhua‘„
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