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Illustrating poster Designer 魏一凡 Wei Yifan creating Successfully Memorable moments of CNSA – China National Space Administration – China’s People’s Republic of China’s collaborative Space programme in which over the last half century more with that first flight of the long lines of series carrier rockets from the  Long March –Chang Zheng One with the Dongfeng shinny round hexagonal ball  communications Satellite .. To more now self -learning hardworking innovatively on various innovatively from towards the Far side of the moon with the CNSA –CLEP China Lunar Exploration program on the moon lunar surface, towards the most world’s number one advance navigation BeiDou Constellation system  towards first time landing on the rustic red planet Mars on Utopia Planitia.. Now it’s the construction of the Belt and Road Initiative CSS China Space Station for international partnership with furthering more international collaboration for more extremely challenging deep space missions manned and unmanned ..

[Romance is carved in the bones! 我们正把古人的传说一一 implementation】Shenzhou patrols the sky, harmony between heaven and earth, Zhu Rongluohuo, Chang’e flying to the moon, not reconciled to the mythology only exists in the yellowed scrolls, Chinese astronauts in the Geng Geng Xinghe will Chinese civilization The poems and the distance are fascinating. The poetic and pictorial meaning of the spaceman is to turn the myth into reality and continue to move forward and continue to climb. Come on, Chinese astronauts! (Poster design: Wei Yifan) 神舟十二号天地通信

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On 11thJune 2021 it was the launched of a three Takionaut crewed spaceflight of crew of Shenzhou10  with the crew of PLASSF Colonel王亞平 Wang Yaping – PLASSF Major General聂海胜 Nie Haisheng -張曉光 PLAAF Zhang Xiaogung in which it docked with the China Space Station Tiangong one in which was Shenzhou 10 was launched from CNSA – China National Space Administration International Iconic Long March –Chang Zheng 2F advance Carrier Rocket  from Jiuquan Satellite Launch Center – Inner Mongolia – China –People’s Republic of China….  Docking with the Trial Space laboratory Module station in which performed physical, technological, and scientific experiments while on board. Shenzhou 10 was the final mission to Tiangong 1 in this portion of the Tiangong project   on which On 26 June 2013, after a series of successful docking tests, Shenzhou 10 returned to Earth……

Completing the fifteen day mission during the duration of the Shenzhou 10图说宇宙史上的今日… At 10 o’clock on June 20, 2013, China’s first space teaching began. The Shenzhou 10 Taikonaut- astronaut Wang Yaping carried out basic physics experiments on Tiangong-1 to demonstrate physical phenomena such as the motion characteristics of objects in a weightless environment and the characteristics of the surface tension of liquids, carried out basic physics experiments on Tiangong-1 to demonstrate physical phenomena such as object motion characteristics and liquid surface tension characteristics in a weightless environment, give space lectures, and review together , and gave space lectures to teenagers across the country.

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On the 18th June 2021 in Friday afternoon CNSA _China National Space Administration -China – People’s Republic of China At 1430 hours Hong Kong –Beijing Time on an early morning past midnight…. China successfully launched the advance Earth Sciences – Remote sensing Communications Apocalypse Satellites using the Long March 2C Chang Zheng 2C carrier rocket at the Xichang Satellite Launch Center Sichuan Province Lift off. The satellite successfully entered the scheduled orbit satellite enters a predetermined orbit. The mission also carried and launched 14 stars in the constellation of Apocalypse. This mission is the 375th flight of the Long March series of carrier rockets.

In which it’s only yesterday that the successful launch of the Long March –Chang Zheng 2F carrier rocket three Taikonauts to the CNSA-CMS-BRI-  China National Space Admistraton – China Manned Space Agency- Belt and Road initiative CSS China Space Station .. from Jiuquan Satellite Launch Center on 17th June 2021..

China- People’s Republic of China successfully launched Remote Sensing No. 30 Group 09 satellites using the Long March- Chang Zheng 2C carrier rocket at the Xichang Satellite Launch Center The mission also carried and launched 14 stars in the constellation of Apocalypse. This is a micro-nano satellite loaded with a data acquisition payload, as a supplement to the ground network, which can realize data acquisition in blind areas of the ground network coverage. This is the 375th launch of the Long March series of carrier rockets and the 56th launch of the Long March 2C carrier rocket….

the Apocalypse Constellation are a component of the Apocalypse Internet of Things constellation and are mainly used to provide data collection and transmission services… this Launch marks the first launch after the spring festival in which the satellites in the deployed satellites from the launch mission was a complete success, the number of satellites in orbit increased to 24, and the network performance was further improved in which they were design manufactured  by the Institute of Microsatellite Innovation, Chinese Academy of Sciences…

This year, the Chang-2C rocket is expected to perform 7 more launch missions, which is also the year with the largest number of launches in the history of the Chang-2C rocket. In the follow-up launch missions this year, the Chang-2C rocket will also adopt a new configuration and increase its carrying capacity.


In order to cope with the situation of high-density launch of models, the Chang-2 C rocket team, under the leadership of the model two chiefs, carried out powerful measures such as launch site process optimization, personnel overall planning, and advance planning of ground equipment turnover. Effective shortening is expected to be implemented in 10 groups of remote sensing 30 satellites.

One interesting modification to the advance Long March –Chang Zheng 2C is the introduced that in this mission, the rocket fairing is equipped with an altimeter combination to measure the height change and partial attitude information during the separation of the fairing and re-entry into the atmosphere. The “parachute-based fairing debris landing zone control technology” research provides a reference for the design and improvement of subsequent rocket landing zone control schemes.

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On 17th  June 2021 Friday 9:22 a summery clear morning Hong Kong SAR- Beijing Time-  CNSA –China National Space Administration  on which from Jiuquan Satellite launch Center – Inner Mongolia- China-People’s Republic of China… It  was the  it was the first time in half decade  that the first three Takionaut –Chinese Astronaut to be launched on the 17th June 2021 Friday….Shenzhou 12 manned spacecraft launched successfully…… According to the China Manned Space Engineering Office, at 9:22 on June 17, 2021, Beijing time, the Long March 2 F Yao 12 carrying the Shenzhou 12 manned spacecraft The carrier rocket was ignited and launched on time at the Jiuquan Satellite Launch Center. About 573 seconds later, the Shenzhou 12 manned spacecraft successfully separated from the rocket and entered a predetermined orbit. The three astronauts Nie Haisheng, Liu Boming, and Tang Hongbo were successfully sent into space for flight. The crew was in good condition and the launch was a complete success

 神舟十二号开始圆满成功…….This is the 19th mission since the establishment and implementation of China’s manned space project, and it is also the first manned mission in the space station stage. After the spacecraft enters orbit, it will carry out autonomous and rapid rendezvous and docking with the core cabin of Tianhe in accordance with the predetermined procedure. During the flight of the composite body, the astronauts will be stationed in the space and core module, complete a three-month in-orbit residency, carry out manipulator operations, exit activities, etc., and verify the astronauts’ long-term residency in orbit, regenerative life support, also various items more Key technology.


At present, the combination of Tianhe core module and Tianzhou-2 is operating in a near-circular docking orbit of about 390km, and is in good condition, meeting the mission requirements for rendezvous and docking with 神舟十二号 and astronauts stationing conditions….

Space Science: What’s the use of the small box held by the astronauts] At all the astronauts’ expedition ceremonies, the astronauts will be seen carrying a small box in their hands, and this morning’s 神舟十二号 astronauts’ expedition ceremonies are not exception. According to experts, the spacesuit needs to be ventilated before the astronaut wears the spacesuit and prepares to enter the cabin. The small square box carried by the astronaut is a hand-held small portable ventilation device with a power supply and a fan to provide a certain amount of ventilation for the spacesuit. Ensure the thermal comfort of the human body.

The astronauts will leave the cabin twice and mainly complete four tasks…. According to the overall arrangement of the Shenzhou 12 manned mission, the three astronauts will mainly complete four aspects of work during the orbit. Carry out two out-of-cabin activities and out-of-cabin operations.
These four main tasks:


One is to carry out the daily management of the core cabin assembly. Including Tianhe core cabin on-orbit test, regenerative life support system verification, manipulator test and operation training, and material and waste management. The
second is to carry out two out-of-cabin activities and out-of-cabin operations. Including the on-orbit transfer, assembly, and testing of extravehicular suits, the assembly of extravehicular toolboxes, the elevation of panoramic cameras, and the installation of extended pump sets….

On 17th June 2021 Friday at averagely 1630 hours Hong Kong SAR- Beijing time the Shenzhou 12 module have docked successfully with the Tainhe Core module of the CNSA -CSS -China National Space Admistraton – China Manned Space Agency -China Space Station .

The third is to carry out space science experiments and technical tests. Carry out the assembly and testing of experimental equipment for space application missions, and carry out experiments (tests) in the fields of space applications and aerospace medicine according to procedures, as well as related science education activities; the
fourth is to carry out the health management of the astronauts themselves. Carry out daily life care and physical exercises as planned, and regularly monitor, maintain and evaluate their own health status.


According to the plan, after the Shenzhou XII spacecraft enters orbit, it will use an autonomous rapid rendezvous and docking mode to connect to the forward port of the Tianhe core cabin and form a combination with the Tianhe core cabin and the Tianzhou-2 cargo spacecraft. The astronauts stationed in the core module, implemented the synchronized work and rest system of heaven and earth for work and life. After staying for about 3 months, they took the spacecraft return module to return to the Dongfeng landing site.


At present, the Tianhe core module and the Tianzhou-2 combination are in a stable state, all equipment is working normally, and it has the conditions for rendezvous and docking and astronauts stationed. The systems for performing the Shenzhou 12 mission have completed comprehensive exercises, the astronauts flight crew are in good condition, and all preparations are basically in place before launch.

The core module of the space station and the ground training modules of the two experimental modules Out-of- on hands training on  Shenzhou spacecraft control panel…vehicle training spacesuit …

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On 16th  June 2021 Thursday Hong Kong SAR- Beijing Time-  CNSA –China National Space Administration  on which from Jiuquan Satellite launch Center – Inner Mongolia- China-People’s Republic of China… releases the full press coverage of the first three Takionaut –Chinese Astronaut to be launched on the 17th June 2021 Friday..

On previously  9th June 2021 Hong Kong SAR- Beijing Time-  CNSA –China National Space Administration  preparing to launching from one of its many launch Complexes from China used the Long March 2F – Chang Zheng 2F carrier rocket at the Jiuquan Satellite Launch Center – Inner Mongolia- China-People’s Republic of China…  in which Transfer of the Shenzhou 12 command module  and rocket assembly to the launch area According to the China Manned Space Engineering Office, on June 9, 2021, Beijing time, the Shenzhou 12 manned spacecraft was combined with the Long March 2 F Yao 12 carrier rocket The body has been transferred to the launch area launch complex station 921. At present, the facilities and equipment at the launch site are in good condition, and various functional inspections and joint tests before launch will be carried out as planned. ……

CGTN A press conference about the launch of Shenzhou-12 manned spacecraft is being held at Jiuquan Satellite Launch Center in northwest China’s Gansu Province. Shenzhou-12 is the first manned mission in China’s plan to complete the construction of its space station by the end of 2022. Three astronauts will board the Shenzhou-12 spacecraft and fly to the Tianhe core module in the space station and conduct a range of tasks in space for three months, according to China Manned Space Engineering Office (CMSEO) on last Wednesday.

CGTN A press conference about CGTN A press conference about Three astronauts from China’s manned spacecraft Shenzhou-12, Nie Haisheng, Liu Boming and Tang Hongbo, meet the press for the first time at Wentiange, the astronauts’ apartment compound in Jiuquan Satellite Launch Center in northwest China…

After the Shenzhou 12 manned spacecraft completes its launch, it will rendezvous and dock with the Tianhe core module of the CSS- China Space Station. Three Chinese astronauts will enter the Tianhe core module and begin a three-month stay in orbit.

It’s been after nearly 5 years, that China -People’s Republic of China the Chinese once again entered space and stationed in their own space station, looking forward to the day of launch 加油 After the Shenzhou 12 manned spacecraft completes its launch, it will rendezvous and dock with the Tianhe core module of the Chinese space station, 3 Chinese astronauts will enter the Tianhe core module and begin a three-month stay in orbit.

Under normal circumstances, the ship will use the fully autonomous rapid rendezvous and docking scheme as the Tianzhou-2 cargo spacecraft to dock with the forward docking interface of the core module of Tianhe.

Shenzhou 12 carries three astronauts. According to the plan, they will stay at the Tiangong space station for three months. This time will be three times that of the Shenzhou 11 crew at the Tiangong-2 space laboratory…..

Taking the Shenzhou 12 mission as a new starting point, we will maintain the mission frequency of launching two manned spacecraft each year. The Shenzhou series of manned spacecraft have already had mass production capacity as early as the Shenzhou 8 mission.

During the stay of Shenzhou 12 on the space station, a series of technical verification work will be implemented including astronauts walk out of space and verification of regenerative life support system.

This month, an in-line Tiangong space station configuration consisting of the Tianhe core cabin, the Tianzhou-2 cargo spacecraft, and the Shenzhou-12 manned spacecraft will be presented to the world. As the first hundred years are approaching anniversary of the CPC of modern China- People’s Republic of China, you can imagine what kind of blessings the three astronauts will send to our motherland in the vast space on July 1….

Takionaut -Astronaut crew to perform the Shenzhou 12 manned mission  According to the information from the China Manned Space Engineering Office, after the research and decision of the Space Station Phase Mission Command Headquarters, three astronauts Nie Haisheng, Liu Boming and Tang Hongbo will perform Shenzhou On the 12th manned mission, Nie Haisheng served as the commander. On the morning of June 16, 2021, Beijing time, three astronauts will meet with reporters from Chinese and foreign media at the Jiuquan Satellite Launch Center Wentian Pavilion and answer questions from reporters….

Resume of Captain Nie Haisheng Nie, male, Han nationality, native of Zaoyang, Hubei, member of the Communist Party of China, Ph.D. Born in September 1964, enlisted in the army in June 1983, joined the Communist Party of China in December 1986, and served as the captain of the Chinese People’s Liberation Army Astronaut Brigade in June 2014. He is now a special-class astronaut of the Astronaut Brigade, with the rank of major general in professional technology. He used to be the navigation director of the command of a certain division and regiment of the Air Force aviation, and he flew 1480 hours safely and was rated as a first-class air force pilot. In January 1998, he was selected as the first batch of astronauts in my country. In September 2003, he was selected as a backup astronaut for the Shenzhou V mission. In October 2005, he performed the Shenzhou VI flight mission. In November of the same year, he was awarded the honorary title of “Heroic Astronaut” by the Central Committee of the Communist Party of China, the State Council, and the Central Military Commission, and was awarded the “Aerospace Meritorious Medal.” In May 2008, he was selected as a backup astronaut for the Shenzhou VII mission. In March 2012, he was selected as a backup astronaut for the Shenzhou 9 flight mission. In June 2013, he performed the Shenzhou 10 flight mission and served as the commander. In July of the same year, he was awarded the “Secondary Aerospace Meritorious Medal” by the Central Committee of the Communist Party of China, the State Council, and the Central Military Commission. In December 2019, he was selected as the commander of the Shenzhou 12 mission crew…

Liu Boming, male, Han nationality, native of Yi’an, Heilongjiang, member of the Communist Party of China, master degree. Born in September 1966, enlisted in the army in June 1985, and joined the Communist Party of China in September 1990. He is currently a special-class astronaut of the Chinese People’s Liberation Army Astronaut Brigade, with the rank of major general. Served as a squadron leader of a certain division and regiment of the Air Force, and flew safely for 1,050 hours, and was rated as a first-class pilot of the Air Force. In January 1998, he was selected as the first batch of astronauts in my country. In June 2005, he was selected as the backup crew of the Shenzhou VI flight mission. In September 2008, he carried out the Shenzhou VII flight mission. In November of the same year, he was awarded the honorary title of “Heroic Astronaut” by the Central Committee of the Communist Party of China, the State Council, and the Central Military Commission, and was awarded the “Aerospace Meritorious Medal.” In December 2019, he was selected into the Shenzhou 12 mission crew…

Tang Hongbo, male, Han nationality, native of Xiangtan, Hunan, member of the Communist Party of China, master degree. Born in October 1975, enlisted in the army in September 1995, and joined the Communist Party of China in April 1997. He is now a second-level astronaut of the Chinese People’s Liberation Army Astronaut Brigade, with the rank of colonel. Served as the captain of a certain division and regiment of the Air Force, and flew 1159 hours safely, and was rated as a first-class pilot of the Air Force. In May 2010, he was selected as the second batch of astronauts in my country. In May 2016, he was selected as a backup astronaut for the Shenzhou 11 mission. In December 2019, he was selected into the Shenzhou 12 flight mission crew.

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