China launches core module of its PERMANENT space station into orbit (VIDEOS)

Beijing has embarked on an 18-month project to build its first ever permanent space station, launching a key module into low earth orbit, state media reported. At least 10 more launches are set to follow in the coming months.

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Off it goes. China’s space station core module is headed to orbit. Wonderful stuff. pic.twitter.com/p4hr3I0l2G

— jack ryan 🙏 (@dctrjack) April 29, 2021

Liftoff China’s Long March 5B rocket with the Tianhe module, beginning assembly of a Chinese space station in low Earth orbit. https://t.co/8DhRzsKEBj pic.twitter.com/pxBX8D5bog

— Spaceflight Now (@SpaceflightNow) April 29, 2021

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