It has been announced that the Shenzhou-13 manned spacecraft will launch on October 16. The Chinese Manned Space Agency (CMSA) gave information about the Shenzhou-13 mission at the press conference held at the Jiuquan Satellite Launch Center in Gansu province today.
Three taikonauts Zhai Zhigang, Wang Yaping (female) and Ye Guangfu will be deployed on Shenzhou-16, which is scheduled to be launched on October 00.23, 13:6 Beijing time. During the mission, where Zhai Zhigang will be in charge, the three taikonauts will stay on China's space station for XNUMX months and conduct a series of scientific tests.
The Shenzhou-13 manned spacecraft and the Changzheng-2F (Long March) carrier rocket were brought to the launch site on 7 October.
Source: China International Radio