China Aerospace Science and Technology Corporation

Long March 2F

China Aerospace Science and Technology Corporation

(CASC)

Successes: 118 Failures: 6 Pending: 18

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Launch Vehicle


Long March 2F

Configuration: F
Family: Long March

Vehicle Specifications


Long March 2F
GTO: None
LEO: None
Length: None m
Diameter: None m
Launch Mass: Nonek kg
Thurst: None kN
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Human Exploration


This isthe fifth crewed mission for China's Shenzhou program which lasted 15 days. Shenzhou-10 began its mission by bringing Nie Haisheng, Zhang Xiaoguang and Wang Yaping to the Tiangong-1 space station. During their 12-day stay at the station astronauts conducted space medicine and technological experiments, and Wang Yaping gave a lecture for over 60 million Chinese students. On 23 June undocked from the station and performed manual re-docking procedure, which was one of the objectives of the mission. On 25 June Shenzhou-10 undocked from the station and landed safely on the morning of the next day.

Launch Window


NET: June 11th 2013 - 09:38 UTC

Open: June 11th 2013 - 09:38 UTC

Close: June 11th 2013 - 09:38 UTC

Watch the Launch



Jiuquan, People's Republic of China

Launch Area 4 (SLS-1 / 921), Jiuquan


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Videos

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=LndYEpfr1UA

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