(L-R) Cai Xuzhe, Chen Dong and Liu Yang will help finish the core structure of China’s Tiangong space station Photo: AP
(L-R) Cai Xuzhe, Chen Dong and Liu Yang will help finish the core structure of China’s Tiangong space station Photo: AP

China’s Shenzhou 14 astronaut trio ready for lift-off on Sunday, space agency confirms

  • Rocket carrying three-member crew, including China’s first woman in space, will launch from Inner Mongolia on Sunday morning
  • Mission commander Chen Dong will be leading the first-ever team of second-generation astronauts picked from air force pilots in 2010

(L-R) Cai Xuzhe, Chen Dong and Liu Yang will help finish the core structure of China’s Tiangong space station Photo: AP
(L-R) Cai Xuzhe, Chen Dong and Liu Yang will help finish the core structure of China’s Tiangong space station Photo: AP
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