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China launches first key Tianhe module of new permanent space station
April 29, 2021

China has launched a first key Tianhe module of a new permanent space station.

The space station was launched from the Wenchang Space Launch Centre on a Long March-5B rocket to be operational by next year.

The only current space station in orbit is International Space Station which is a collaboration of Russia, the US, Canada, Europe and Japan while China was blocked from participating in it.