Shenzhou


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Shenzhou

A space capsule used in China's human spaceflight program. The name means ‘divine vessel’. See Long March.
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The groundbreaking ceremony at the site in the Phnom Penh Special Economic Zone was attended by Shenzhou International Group Holdings chairman Ma Jianrong, Chinese ambassador Wang Wentian, Nike Inc vice-president Mark Griffie and Hun Manet, deputy commander-in-chief of the Royal Cambodian Armed Forces and the commander of its infantry.
Jing Haipeng, who also flew on the Shenzhou 7, is shown in a pool training for the effects of weightlessness in space
In the first two episodes of 'Discovery,' the Shenzhou team investigates a destroyed satellite, befuddled by such an unexpected disruption.
According to the agreement, China Household acquired the China Aerospace-Themed Tourism Township Project by purchasing the entire issued shares of Shenzhou Aerospace Town Holdings Company Limited ("Shenzhou Aerospace Park") from Zhongheng Investment Holdings Limited at a total consideration of HK$1.35 billion.
Shenzhou 11 is the third space voyage for Jing, who will command the mission and celebrate his 50th birthday in orbit.
The Shenzhou 11 spacecraft, which will carry two astronauts and dock with Tiangong 2, will be launched sometime next month, mission spokeswoman Wu Ping said on Wednesday.
"We are honored to partner with Shenzhou in this venture," says Shawn Neville, president of Avery Dennison RBIS, 'Our goal is to collectively accelerate our heat transfer embellishment innovation capabilities and overall speed to market to better serve leading global brands together."
Clearly, the Shenzhou operations consume vast quantities of yarn.
The Shenzhou 10's descent module landed by parachute in Inner Mongolia yesterday with the three crew members smiling and waving on live television after wriggling through the blackened capsule's narrow hatch.
The Shenzhou 10 spacecraft, China's fifth manned space mission since 2003, completed the final trial docking with the Tiangong (Heavenly Palace) 1, critical in Beijing's quest to build a working space station by 2020.
The Shenzhou 10 spacecraft blasted off from the launch pad at the Jiuquan Satellite Launch Center in the Gobi desert in China's far west at 5:38 p.m.
China to launch fifth manned space mission China plans to launch its Shenzhou 10 spaceship for a rendezvous-and-docking venture with the Tiangong 1 space module.