CCTV.com - CNTV English - CCTV News

Shenzhou III spaceship — carried a test dummy

05-08-2013 16:29 BJT

Launch time: 22:15 pm BJT on Mar. 25th, 2002

The Shenzhou III spaceship is a formal unmanned spaceship, of which the technical state is the same as that of manned spaceship. As compared with the second flight test, this test is equipped with the escape and emergency rescue functions, the spaceship has the function of emergency rescue during standby period and rising period, and the standby parachute sub-system is improved; the carrier rocket has the failure detection function and escape function, and the control sub-system adopts the redundancy techniques.

The Shenzhou III spaceship is a formal unmanned spaceship, of which the technical
state is the same as that of manned spaceship.

Dummy, human metabolism simulating device, medical monitoring equipment and in-module radiation environment monitoring equipment are installed in the Shenzhou III spaceship, and tests relating to material science, life science and space environment monitoring are carried out.

Editor:Yang Jie |Source: CNSA

Hot Videos view more

The celebrations are still continuing as the victorious coach, Joachim Loew, has been honored for his achievement in his hometown of Freiburg.
Germany coach Loew honored in hometown of Freiburg

Chinese men´s national team continued its preparations for next year´s Asian Cup, as they managed a one-all draw against visitors Jordan during a football friendly in Harbin, the capital city of Northeast China´s Heilongjiang Province.
China held to 1-1 draw by Jordan

The defending world champs came into the contest with a perfect 6-and-oh record, but they would be in for a tough first half before opening things up in the second.
USA beat Slovenia 119-76 in quarter-finals

Hot Stories more

UK authorities believe killer of James Foley is a British national

Across the UK the hunt is on for James Foley’s killer, who authorities believe is a British national. As Richard Bestic reports from London, Prime Minister David Cameron cut short his summer break to lead his government’s response.

Israeli war jets renews Gaza strike as truce talks stalled

Three Palestinians were killed and 40 others wounded in the intensive Israeli war jets´ airstrikes on the Gaza city on Tuesday night, shortly before an end of a 24-hour ceasefire in the Gaza Strip,

Missouri police arrest dozens after violent night

As the protests in the town of Ferguson, Missouri turned violent with police facing ´heavy gunfire´ from some ´criminal elements´, cops fired tear gas, stun grenades and arrested 31 demonstrators on Monday night.

Picture in news more

More Video News

Choose TV Program