Chinese rocket for TianzhouQQ3 mission arrives at launch site


The rocket, alongside the Tianzhou-3 cargo craft that has already been transported to the Wenchang Spacecraft Launch Site, will be assembled and tested at the launch site, the China Manned Space Engineering Office (CMSEO) said on Monday.

Chinas Long March-7 Y4 rocket, which will launch the new cargo craft of Chinas space station, on Monday arrived at its launch site in southern Chinas Hainan Province.

The CMSEO said the cilities and equipment at both launch sites are in good condition and all systems that will be involved in the mission are undergoing orderly preparations.


The manned spacecraft and carrier rocket for the Shenzhou-13 manned space mission are also undergoing preparations as scheduled at the Jiuquan Satellite Launch Center in northwest China, according to the CMSEO.