Member of the CPPCC National Committee, party secretary of Carrier Rocket Technology Research Institute of China Aerospace Science and Technology, Liang Xiaohong, has revealed that the relevant departments are demonstrated and planning rocket reuse plan for the future period of time can come up with the program
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China’s current rocket is performance, but unlike the space shuttle.
CST consultant of the China Aerospace Science and Technology Corporation, before the academicians of the first chief designer of the Shenzhou spacecraft Qi Faren, said the space shuttle is very advanced, but too complex, Touxiao, than the poor. renovated, to spend the money to build a launch vehicle is more expensive.
The quick launch is rocket practical needs, such as earthquakes, the existing meteorological and environmental monitoring satellites may not be able to meet the needs have to quickly launch a new satellite network rapidly to direct disaster relief, which has also been started to plan and promote.
The current generation of large rocket Liang Xiaohong said that compared to the take-off thrust of 600 tons of the
Liang Xiaohong also introduced heavy rocket (with more than 3000 tons thrust) project last year to complete the demonstration, is now sent to the relevant departments to review. He said that the United States and Russia have a heavy rocket, the organization demonstrated the new program. Heavy rocket turns 100 tons of payload into the near-Earth orbit, carrying capacity, performance, overall technical, not only to meet the manned lunar landing, but also to meet the next ten years, decades space activities needs.