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Country : CHN
In Use: True
Capability: Chinese crewed spaceflight program.
Maiden Flight: 1999-11-19
Human Rated: True
Crew Capacity: 3
Spacecraft: Shenzhou
Agency: China National Space Administration
Agency description: The China National Space Administration (CNSA) is the national space agency of the People's Republic of China. It is responsible for the national space program and for planning and development of space activities. CNSA and China Aerospace Corporation (CASC) assumed the authority over space development efforts previously held by the Ministry of Aerospace Industry. The CNSA has many launch sites around China with their orbital sites located in Jiuquan, Xichang, Taiyuan and Wenchang.
Agency founded: 1993
Type of Agency: Government
Agency admninistrator: Administrator: Tang Dengjie

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