Latest Chinese women in space Stories

2009-07-09 08:50:00

China is planning to send its first woman into space as early as 2012, the state media announced on Thursday.

2005-07-25 22:10:05

BEIJING (Reuters) - China will put a woman in space no later than 2010, the China Daily reported on Tuesday. The world's third country to put a man into space would start choosing pilots, scientists and engineers for its first wave of female astronauts next year, the newspaper said.

2005-07-15 09:27:20

China hopes to launch its second manned space mission in October, two years after its first flight, a state newspaper reported Friday.

Word of the Day
  • A woman chauffeur.
  • A woman who operates an automobile.
The word 'chaffeuse' comes from French, and is the feminine form of 'chauffeur'.