The crewed spaceship Shenzhou 14, atop a Long March-2F carrier rocket, is launched from the Jiuquan Satellite Launch Centre in northwest China on June 5, 2022. Photo: Xinhua
The crewed spaceship Shenzhou 14, atop a Long March-2F carrier rocket, is launched from the Jiuquan Satellite Launch Centre in northwest China on June 5, 2022. Photo: Xinhua
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Chinese astronauts enter space station on six-month Shenzhou 14 mission

  • Spacecraft launched from Inner Mongolia at 10.44am on Sunday and docks with the Tianhe core module almost 7 hours later
  • The crew includes Liu Yang, the first Chinese woman in space, along with experienced astronaut Chen Dong and pilot Cai Xuzhe, who is on his first trip to space

The crewed spaceship Shenzhou 14, atop a Long March-2F carrier rocket, is launched from the Jiuquan Satellite Launch Centre in northwest China on June 5, 2022. Photo: Xinhua
The crewed spaceship Shenzhou 14, atop a Long March-2F carrier rocket, is launched from the Jiuquan Satellite Launch Centre in northwest China on June 5, 2022. Photo: Xinhua
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