Chinese rocket with 3-person crew docks at new space station

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    #China launched a #spacecraft on Thursday carrying three #astronauts to part of a #space station still under construction for the longest stay in low #Earth orbit by any Chinese national. FRANCE 24’s Charles Pellegrin explains.

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