China’s Human Spaceflight Program: Background and List of Crewed and Automated Missions

China’s Human Spaceflight Program: Background and List of Crewed and Automated Missions

China’s Human Spaceflight Program: Background and List of All Crewed and Automated Launches is a free SpacePolicyOnline.com fact sheet.  It lists all Chinese human spaceflight-related missions, both automated tests and flight that carried crews, since the first in 1999.  It compares the Chinese Tiangong space stations with those launched by the Soviet Union/Russia and the United States and mentions China’s longer term human spaceflight plans.  It is updated as needed.  The current date is April 2, 2018.