China science, technology news summary — Nov. 6

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BEIJING, Nov. 6 (Xinhua) — The following is a summary of published science and technology news of China.

SHENZHOU-13 ASTRONAUTS TO CONDUCT EVA

China’s Shenzhou-13 astronauts will conduct extravehicular activities (EVAs) for the first time in the next few days.

Three Chinese astronauts have been working and living in orbit for 21 days since they were sent into space onboard the Shenzhou-13 spaceship and entered the combination of the country’s space station on Oct. 16.

EARTH SCIENCE SATELLITE

China on Friday sent an Earth science satellite into space from the Taiyuan Satellite Launch Center in the northern Shanxi Province.

The satellite, called Guangmu, was launched by a Long March-6 carrier rocket at 10:19 a.m. (Beijing Time) and entered the planned orbit.

A321 AIRCRAFT

Airbus will produce and deliver the A321 single-aisle aircraft in China by expanding its Final Assembly Line Asia in Tianjin (FAL Tianjin).

Airbus and its Chinese partners have…

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