China launches new-generation spacecraft Long March-5B for first mission

5/05/2020 10:00:00 PM

China has successfully launched a new-generation spacecraft on its largest carrier rocket.

China has successfully launched its largest carrier rocket carrying a new-generation spacecraft. 9News

China has successfully launched a new-generation spacecraft on its largest carrier rocket.

China has successfully launched its largest carrier rocket, which was carrying a new-generation spacecraft, state broadcaster CCTV says.The Long March-5B carrier rocket took off at 6pm local time on Tuesday at the Wenchang Space Launch Centre in the southern island province of Hainan.

It was the first mission carried out by the Long March-5B, CCTV reported, citing the China Manned Space Engineering Office.The Long March-5B - with a length of about 53.7 metres and takeoff mass of about 849 tonnes - was also carrying an inflatable cargo return module.

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The Long March-5B carrier rocket took off at 6pm local time on Tuesday at the Wenchang Space Launch Centre in the southern island province of Hainan. It was the first mission carried out by the Long March-5B, CCTV reported, citing the China Manned Space Engineering Office. A smiling Cameron Murray returns to Redfern on Monday morning. The Long March-5B - with a length of about 53. “He would have an idea where I sat with my skinfolds and I would have an idea where he sat.7 metres and takeoff mass of about 849 tonnes - was also carrying an inflatable cargo return module. Training was meant to resume on Tuesday, but is now likely to be pushed back 24 hours and start on Wednesday so players have time to digest the information and find alternative accommodation if required. China said in March it was aiming to launch an experimental spacecraft without a crew as part of a broader spaceflight program to shuttle astronauts to its future space station and for future manned space exploration. China's burgeoning space program achieved a milestone last year by landing a spacecraft on the largely unexplored far side of the moon and has further plans to launch a lander and rover on Mars.

China aims to complete a multi-module, inhabited space station around 2022. Credit: Rhett Wyman Souths players, including Murray and a fit-looking Damien Cook, arrived at Redfern early for their meeting. Robbo's epic 'Happy Gilmore'inspired golf celebration AFL: Mark Robinson unveiled an epic Happy Gilmore inspired celebration after he sunk a putt while playing against Anthony Hudson. It became the third country to put a man in space with its own rocket in 2003 after the former Soviet Union and the United States. Crowds of people watch as China's new large carrier rocket Long March-5B blasts off. The club also confirmed Mark Ellison would replace Shane Richardson as the new head of football and Brock Schaefer has become new the chief operating officer. (AP) China has since been racing to catch up with Russia and the United States to become a major space power by 2030. We did that for the best part of 10 years. Related . Tigers boss Justin Pascoe told the Herald for most of the players it was like "their first day at school". "On May 27, NASA will once again launch American astronauts on American rockets from American soil!" Mr Bridenstine tweeted.