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Shenzhou 13

Launch Time
Fri Oct 15, 2021 16:23 UTC


Long March 2F/G
Status: Active
Liftoff Thrust: 5,985 kN
Payload to LEO: 8,600 kg
Payload to GTO: 0 kg
Stages: 2
Strap-ons: 4
Rocket Height: 58.34 m
Fairing Diameter: 3.6 m
Fairing Height: 19.11 m

Mission Details

Shenzhou 13

Shenzhou 13 is a Chinese spaceflight. The flight will mark the eighth crewed Chinese spaceflight and the eighth crewed flight of the Shenzhou programme. The spacecraft is scheduled to carry three CNSA Taikonauts on the second flight to Tianhe-1, the first module of the Chinese large modular space station, scheduled for launch on a Long March 5B rocket in 2021.

The crew is composed of Zhai Zhigang, Wang Yaping and Ye Guangfu.

Payloads: 1
Total Mass: 7,840 kg
Low Earth Orbit


Site 901 (SLS-1), Jiuquan Satellite Launch Center, China



98th orbital launch attempt

Long March 2F

16th mission
16th successful mission