Shenzhou


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Shenzhou

(ˈʃɛnˈdʒəʊ)
n
(Astronautics) any of a series of manned Chinese spacecraft
[C20: Chinese: divine craft or divine mechanism]
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October 17, Shenzhou manned spacecraft on the 11th in the Jiuquan Satellite Launch Center successfully launched.
The previous record for the country was 15 days, during the Shenzhou 10 mission back in 2013.
The Shenzhou 11 blasted off on a Long March rocket at 7:30am (2330 GMT) from the remote launch site in Jiuquan, in the Gobi desert, in images carried live on state television.
by Reuters China's Shenzhou 10 spacecraft and its carrier Long March 2-F rocket are seen being transferred to its launching site at Jiuquan Satellite Launch Center in Jiuquan, Gansu province in this June 3, 2013 file photo.
China also plans to launch Shenzhou 11 spacecraft, which will carry two astronauts on board, in the fourth quarter of this year to dock with Tiangong 2, the Xinhua report said.
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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.