WOMEN ASTRONAUTS

  • China plans to send woman astronauts into space October 31, 2011

    Beijing: China is considering sending women astronauts into space during its space docking missions in 2012. Two female astronauts have been selected for possible flights when spacecraft Shenzhou9 and 10 are scheduled to dock with space lab module Tiangong1 in 2012, Chen Shanguang, director of the Astronaut Center of China (ACC),...