中国空间站 On the 7th June 2023CNSA –China National Space Administrationat the Grounds of the Hong Kong SAR, China, People’s Republic of China, at Hong Kong SAR Government house in Central the 李家超 John Lee Ka-chiu-Chief Executive of the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region China, People’s Republic of China. Held a hosting meeting with the Hong Kong SAR Civilian Takionaut selection of the Role of Payload Specialist candidates.. His meeting is described as Meeting with payload expert- Specialists candidates…… as李家超 John Lee Ka-chiu-Chief Executive of the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region Quote below..
[Meeting with payload expert candidates]
I am very pleased to meet with Hong Kong payload expert candidates at the Government House this afternoon. They will go to Beijing this week to participate in the selection and re-election of payload experts for the National Manned Space Engineering Project. My team and I cheer for them.
It is the first time that the country selects payload experts in Hong Kong, which marks the country’s high attention and affirmation to Hong Kong’s scientific and technological circles, as well as its recognition of Hong Kong as an international innovation and technology center. This selection not only represents that the country encourages and welcomes Hong Kong compatriots to contribute to the country’s development, but also reflects the country’s concern for the development of Hong Kong youth.
These payload expert candidates are all elites in related fields, representing Hong Kong’s scientific research and innovation strength. We are proud that they can stand up at this historical moment, contribute to the country and shoulder the public’s expectations for Hong Kong people to participate in space exploration.
The following selection will be very rigorous. I hope that everyone will cherish and experience this process of struggle, experience and learning. I would like to take this opportunity to encourage you all to go all out and do your best to fight for the country, Hong Kong, and your aerospace dream!
Located in the Heart of Hong Kong central of Victoria Harbour in which locate looking at the iconic Megatroplis HongKong Island city landscape from the opposite is the Hong Kong Space Museum 香港太空館 in which located at 10 Salisbury Road, Tsim Sha Tsui, Kowloon, Hong Kong SAR, China –People’s Republic of China.. in which is one of the most international iconic buildings architecturally due to its hemispheric round dome in which is iconic known as one of Hong Kong’s local most cherish bread pastries the Pineapple Bun.. in which the Hong Kong Space Museum is Sharing an Museum event session Participating in the “Youth Takionaut Experience Camp” is a rare learning experience. Students can not only learn about space science and aerospace technology, but also experience the hard training of astronauts and meet and communicate with national astronauts. In order to let the public know more about astronaut training, the Hong Kong Space Museum is now arranging a sharing session.
The nomination for Young Takionaut Astronaut Training Camp 2023 is now open for local secondary schools from May 1 until May 31. Selected participants will experience astronaut training on the Mainland free of charge this summer to learn about space science, astronomy and China’s aerospace achievements. The Camp duration is from July 30th 2023 to the 6th August 2023 ..
Since 2009, the Hong Kong Space Museum has been in charge of coordinating the “Young Takionaut Experience Camp”. So far, more than 300 local secondary school students have participated in the astronaut experience course in Beijing Aerospace City, and visited important astronomical and aerospace facilities in China to learn about China’s aerospace industry. Development of technology….
Candidates should be nominated by their respective schools. Each secondary school can nominate no more than two students. There will be three rounds of selection – a quiz, a pre-tour training camp and an interview. Thirty candidates with the best performance will be selected to participate in astronaut training activities including the donning and doffing of spacesuits, a “space kitchen”, psychological training and blood-redistribution adaptability training. For students who are interested, try to seek nomination from school. It is your chance to experience astronaut training.
The training camp is jointly presented by the Leisure and Cultural Services Department and the Chinese General Chamber of Commerce in association with the Beijing-Hong Kong Academic Exchange Centre. The training camp is implemented by the Hong Kong Space Museum and sponsored by the Chinese General Chamber of Commerce.
In order to cultivate the interest of the young generation in Hong Kong in astronomy and space science, and deepen their understanding of the development and achievements of China’s aerospace technology, the Leisure and Cultural Services Department and the Chinese General Chamber of Commerce have jointly organized the “Youth Astronaut Experience Camp” since 2009. Select 30 middle school students to participate in astronaut experience courses in Beijing and Jiuquan during the summer vacation. The event is coordinated by the Hong Kong Space Museum, and the co-organizer is the Beijing-Hong Kong Academic Exchange Center.
Improve students’ interest in learning astronomy and aerospace technology;
Let Hong Kong student’s in-depth study and experience the training process of Chinese astronauts;
Let students know about China’s achievements in space science and technology.
Experience the training of Takionauts first-hand;
Meet and communicate with Chinese Takionauts;
Visit major aerospace institutions, such as Beijing Aerospace City, Jiuquan Satellite Launch Center and other important aerospace facilities;
Learn space science and aerospace technology knowledge.
A partial solar eclipse will occur in Hong Kong SAR, China, People’s Republic of China on 20 April 2023 Hong Kong SAR- Beijing Time , the eclipse magnitude is just about 0.03. The eclipse will not noticeably weaken the sunlight at that time. As the eclipse magnitude is small, observers may need a telescope to observe this solar eclipse. A specialised solar filter or an indirect way such as the projection method is essential for solar observation. Inadequate ways to observe the Sun may result in severe ocular burns…… Also the eclipse magnitude is just about 0.03. The eclipse will not noticeably weaken the sunlight at that time. As the eclipse magnitude is small, observers may need a telescope to observe this solar eclipse. A specialised solar filter or an indirect way such as the projection method is essential for solar observation. Inadequate ways to observe the Sun may result in severe ocular burns. The general public may also check the online platforms of the Hong Kong Space Museum to watch the live image of the solar eclipse on that day. The next partial solar eclipse in Hong Kong will occur on 22 July 2028, whose magnitude will even be smaller than that of this one.
Partial eclipse begins: the instant when the Moon’s limb contacts the Sun’s limb.
Greatest eclipse: the instant when the apparent centers of the Moon and the Sun are at the smallest separation. The eclipse magnitude reaches its maximum at this time.
Partial eclipse ends: the instant when the Moon’s limb leaves the Sun’s limb completely.
Eclipse magnitude: reflects how deep the Moon eclipses the Sun. The larger the magnitude is, the larger proportion of the Sun is covered.
Partial eclipse begins
Partial eclipse ends
Tin Shui Wai Park
HK International Airport
Tai Po Waterfront Park
Tsuen Wan Park
Sha Tin Park
Avenue of Stars, Tsim Sha Tsui
Statue Square, Central
Tseung Kwan O Waterfront Park
Heng Fa Chuen Promenade
Siu Sai Wan Promenade
Stanley Main Beach
Shek O Beach
The eclipse this time is a hybrid solar eclipse. In addition to the partial solar eclipse, there are some places on Earth where a total solar eclipse or annular solar eclipse can be observed. The central point of the eclipse is located at the South of the equator. The eclipse magnitude is larger when the observer is closer to the central point. In Hong Kong, the partial solar eclipse will begin around noon. It can be observed from many districts. However, the eclipse magnitude and duration will be slightly larger in the southeastern region. Interested observers may first consider places at Kowloon East or the eastern part of Hong Kong Island.
The partial solar eclipse begins at 12:34 pm, where the Sun is located at about 79 degrees above the southwest horizon at that time. The entire eclipse will end at 1:16 pm.
Located in the Heart of Hong Kong central of Victoria Harbour in which locate looking at the iconic Megatroplis HongKong Island city landscape from the opposite is the Hong Kong Space Museum 香港太空館 in which located at 10 Salisbury Road, Tsim Sha Tsui, Kowloon, Hong Kong SAR, China –People’s Republic of China.. in which is one of the most international iconic buildings architecturally due to its hemispheric round dome in which is iconic known as one of Hong Kong’s local most cherish bread pastries the Pineapple Bun – Bolo Bao due to the pineapple ceramic texturing tiles of the dome structure that resembles the delicious texturing of the Pineapple Bun .. In which on In June 2014, the Hong Kong Government listed the pineapple bun as a part of Hong Kong’s intangible cultural heritage. … Despite the name, it does not traditionally contain pineapple; rather, the name refers to the look of the characteristic topping (which resembles the texture of a pineapple)……
On March 2023國泰航空公司Cathay Pacific We are delighted to announce our latest partnership with Hong Kong-based woodwork atelier Start from Zero for the launch of two new items. Together, we have crafted products with innovative touches and meticulous details, offering a true showcase of exceptional craftsmanship.
Designed with sustainability in mind, this special partnership features an exquisite Mahjong set and a special edition upcycled galley container – both made from recycled wood to capture the warmth and elegance of Cathay Pacific’s lounges. An embodiment of Cathay’s design ethos, the collection is especially designed to reflect our refined lounge experience and add a warm touch to your space.
At Cathay, Design has always been more than just creating something beautiful it’s about creating an experience, Every details is designed with our customer’s needs in mind, That’s why from everything you see in flight we engage customers with inventive and interesting touches… Our Aircrafts have been a source of inspiration in our designs and that’s why everything we create feels natural and human…. The Same Could be Said of the latest Cathay x Start From Zero collection…
As a brand based in Hong Kong we wanted to create items that best represents local culture, that’s why Mahjong was chosen, an often-seen item in Hong Kong homes… In addition, the Upcycled galley container allows customers to own a piece of Cathay’s Aviation heritage. .We chose wood because it is extremely durable and transcends warmth and it’s texture and colour our customers often see, touch and feels in our lounges.. We’ve looked to the best local wood markers for expertise…..
Dom Chan… We’ve looked to the best local wood markers for expertise is that expertise “ We love wooden furniture because wood is a material that transcend warmth, We often use recycled wood because aged wood actually offers more stability and will not deform easily” Apart from the choice of Materials the tiles are also adorned with unique Cathay – inspired aviation design notes. These handcrafted pieces take inspiration from classical carved Mahjong sets and features retro designs like round corners and retractable openings , Designed with supporting sustainability and local artistry in mind built with handmade craftsmanship, and crafted by combining local and modern design touches .. The result, is a must have addition to tasteful homes …..
The Cathay x Start From Zero upcycled galley container is the ideal gift for the aviation enthusiast in your life. This pre-loved aircraft essential – known in the industry as a KSSU container – has retired from the skies and been given a unique upgrade at the hands of Hong Kong street-art-group-turned-woodwork-atelier Start From Zero. It now features three exquisitely crafted modular trays, which can be mixed and matched to offer flexible storage options, and a multi-purpose top, all created from recycled wood and featuring the carpenter’s signature pattern. This pre-loved galley container is the perfect nightstand, small coffee table or drinks cart for your home.
After serving Cathay passengers so loyally on board our aircraft, these unique aviation mementoes are ready to arrive at their final destinations.
Mahjong is a game that has transcended time, and now, this exclusive gift set is ready to be passed down through generations, too. Featuring ornate Cathay Jade green-adorned tiles in an intricately designed wooden box, this Mahjong set has been handcrafted by Start From Zero.
We’ve partnered with Hong Kong street-art-group-turned-woodwork-atelier Start From Zero, to bring you this exquisite mahjong set which combines the best of old and new.
Inspired by the beautifully carved mahjong boxes of the early 1900s, this intricate box has been handcrafted from recycled wood and features carefully considered retro design details: rounded corners, retractable openings which slide out of the way, an elegant leather strap for easy transport, and a slick top compartment for dice, wooden wager chips, wind indicator and alignment stick.
Housed in handcrafted wooden trays, you’ll find acrylic mahjong tiles – selected for the best playing experience – with signature Cathay Jade green detailing and unique aviation design notes such our brush wing.
Images and visuals are of Cathay pacific Airways..
On 28th March 2023國泰航空公司Cathay Pacific featured a CathayPacific Original feature film in which the Brand Original Featured film will be launched on 29th March 2023 on a When a Plane takes off again, our life returns again and the meaning of the blue sky becomes even more precious , in which many of the premises of the Cathay Pacific feature film Today I want to ask you a question: What does the blue sky mean to us?
Today I want to ask you a question: What does the blue sky mean to us?
The premises is also on Hong Kong SAR, China People’s Republic of China opening up after the long lapse of Covid 19 .. Perhaps a period of time has passed, and we have temporarily lost the sense of reality of living life. But when we took off by plane and met the blue sky again at an altitude of 30,000 feet, those stranded plans and forgotten freedom were all returned to life at this moment. Xinshixiang and 猎泰航空will launch a brand original feature film 重上云空 and it will be launched tomorrow. When the world opens up for you again, you may fly wherever you want…..
What does the blue sky mean to us? We overlook the clouds of the four seasons in the blue sky, encounter the sun rising and the moon setting, and accompany every passenger to a better future. For us, the blue sky is the vast world, the distant unknown, the returning life, and every upcoming departure. From when a grounded plane returns to the blue sky, it also means that our lives are restarted again. The blue sky carries the dreams, lives and hopes of many people. The moment we return to the blue sky is the moment when we move towards a better future.
Jointly launched by 新世界 New Era, in collaboration with Cathay Pacific the brand’s original feature film 重上云空 will be launched tomorrow 29th March 2023. When a plane takes off again, our life returns again, and the meaning of the blue sky becomes even more precious.
新世界 New Era Xinshixiang Full-platform new Internet media company and content brand – Xinshixiang was founded on the WeChat official account in 2015 , and now it has developed into a very influential new Internet media company and content brand with all platforms. The mission of Xinshixiang is to “provide spiritual strength and serve a better life” for the Chinese people.
On the basis of a deep insight into social emotions, Xinshixiang connects users, media, celebrities, brands and other common actors, and has repeatedly created phenomenon-level events and popular events including the Good Night SMS Plan, Escape from Beijing, Shanghai and Guangzhou, Battle of Losing Books, and Buddhist Youth. Topic, deeply loved by people in first- and second-tier cities.
新世界 New Era Xinshixiang focuses on its own channel operation and content production, and its business covers China Video, integrated marketing and MCN, IP authorization incubation, and new consumer brand management .
As one of the first track pioneers to carry out in-depth operations in the field of “Chinese video”, in October 2020, 新世界 New Era Xinshixiang has established a complete product matrix of topical micro-variety shows, topical videos, and topical short dramas, and will cooperate with the video platform, continue to devote itself to the content upgrade of China Video and the exploration of closed-loop business models.
Images and visuals are of Cathay pacific Airways..