Latest Chinese women in space Stories
China is planning to send its first woman into space as early as 2012, the state media announced on Thursday.
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.
China hopes to launch its second manned space mission in October, two years after its first flight, a state newspaper reported Friday.
- A woman chauffeur.
- A woman who operates an automobile.