The “Lunar” has landed a nickname! The Japan Aerospace Exploration Agency#JAXA and #Toyota announced selection of “Lunar Cruiser” as the name for a manned space rover to be launched later this decade. #NASA
18 people, including one female, have been selected as China's third batch of astronauts for the nation's manned space program. The 18 people - 7 pilots, 7 engineers and 4 scientists - were selected from 2,500 candidates since May 2018: manned space agency'>China Manned Space Agency (file pic)
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The trial version of China's new-generation manned spaceship, which was launched by the Long March-5B in its maiden flight on Tuesday, has successfully made its re-entry to Earth and returned to its designated landing site at 1:49 pm Friday, China's Manned Space Agency announced.
#BREAKING #China 's new generation manned spacecraft successfully landed on Dongfeng Landing Site at 13:49 BJT Friday in Inner Mongolia Autonomous Region, according to the China Manned Space Agency (CMSA).