China successfully launched the Advanced Space-based Solar Observatory (ASO-S) atop a Long March 2D rocket from Jiuquan Satellite Launch Center in Inner Mongolia Autonomous Region on October 9.
On August 30, the China National Space Administration (CNSA) announced the first data from China’s groundbreaking solar exploration satellite.
China’s Shenzhou-14 spacecraft lifted off atop a Long March 2 rocket from the Jiuquan Satellite Launch Center in Gansu Province on June 5, carrying the latest crew of three to the Tiangong space station.
A Chinese scientific expedition set up an automatic meteorological station at an altitude of 8,800 meters above sea level on Mount Qomolangma (Everest) on May 4.
China’s first specialized monoclonal antibody treatment for Covid-19 has been granted emergency approval after completing phase III clinical trials, State media reported on November 9.
China’s second female astronaut and first to undertake a spacewalk, Wang Yaping, successfully completed a 6.5-hour spacewalk with Zhai Zhigang on November 8.