Jing Haipeng, China’s oldest astronaut, begins his third mission to space that will include celebrating his 50th birthday while orbiting the Earth
One of two astronauts who were launched into space on Monday, the veteran explorer is known for his calmness under pressure, said a researcher with China's astronaut training center in Beijing.
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