Tag: nie-haisheng

Chinese Astronauts Return to Earth Following Record Breaking 90 Days in Orbit
After lifting off on June 17 from the Gobi desert in Inner Mongolia three Chinese astronauts — or ‘taikonauts' as the Chinese refer to them — have successfully returned to earth after spending 90 days...
Chinese Astronauts Board China’s Orbiting Tianhe Core Module for the First Time
On June 17, at 18:48 Beijing time, three Chinese astronauts, including Nie Haisheng, Liu Boming, and Tang Hongbo, boarded the orbiting Tianhe core module, marking the first time the Chinese have entered their own space...