At 15:37 on October 31, Beijing time, a Long March 5B rocket carrying the Mengtian lab module was ignited and launched from the Wenchang Space Launch Center in China's southern island province of Hainan.
"Chinese commercial aerospace has ushered in the best development opportunity. It will catch up with the development level of the US within 10 years," said Yang Yiqiang, the first commander-in-chief of the Long March-11 rocket.
At 0:33 on September 2, after about six hours of extravehicular activities, Shenzhou-14 astronauts Chen Dong, Liu Yang and Cai Xuzhe completed all scheduled tasks during extravehicular activities.
The Wentian lab module, the first lab component for China's Tiangong space station, will be launched this month, and the Mengtian lab module, the second lab component, has completed thermal vacuum testing.
The Shenzhou-14 crewed spaceship and an attached Long March-2F carrier rocket have been transferred to the launching area, according to China Manned Space Agency (CMSA).
According to the China Manned Space Agency, the Tianzhou-4 cargo spacecraft successfully completed status setting after entering orbit.
Deep Blue Aerospace, a Chinese commercial rocket company, announced on May 6 that its self-developed "Nebula-M1" test rocket had conducted a vertical takeoff, vertical landing (VTVL) test to an altitude of 1 kilometer.
Wu Yanhua, deputy director of the China National Space Administration, said in a recent interview that China will set out to establish a defense system against near-earth asteroids.
China successfully launched a Long March 8 rocket on Sunday morning at 11:06 a.m., aiming to place 22 new satellites in space.
Taikonauts on China's Shenzhou-13 space mission have completed second extravehicular activities (EVAs), the China Manned Space Agency said in the early hours of Monday morning.
Baidu signed a cooperation agreement with the Chang'e Aerospace Science and Technology (Beijing) Co., Ltd. to become the global strategic partner for artificial intelligence (AI) in Chinese lunar exploration aerospace engineering.
China launched its CERES-1 Y2 carrier rocket designed for commercial use from the Jiuquan Satellite Launch Center in northwest China Tuesday.
A press conference on China's Shenzhou-13 spaceflight mission was held at the Jiuquan Satellite Launch Center on Thursday afternoon, unveiling information about the crew for this space station mission.
The return capsule of the country's Shenzhou 12 manned spacecraft had landed smoothly at the Dongfeng Landing Site, Inner Mongolia Autonomous Region.
At an opening ceremony for the China Space Conference held in Nanjing, Jiangsu on Saturday, the national Space Day, the China National Space Administration (CNSA) officially named its first Mars rover "Zhu Rong (祝融)".
On Dec. 27, China launched a new remote sensing satellite, Yaogan-33, into space from the Jiuquan Satellite Launch Center at 11:44 p.m.
China's new carrier rocket Long March 8 made its first flight on Tuesday at 12:37 p.m. (Beijing Time) from the Wenchang Spacecraft Launch Site in Hainan, sending five satellites into planned orbit.
China has successfully launched the Chang’e-5 space mission to collect lunar samples, making it the third country in the world to make such an attempt.
China's reusable experimental spacecraft returned to its designated landing site on Sunday after a two-day in-orbit operation.
GalaxySpace, a private Chinese satellite constellation provider, has finished another round of financing led by JIC Technology Investment on September 16.