Why are the winners of the Space Meritorious Medal? What does the medal look like?


2021-11-25: [Article Link] On November 23, the Central Committee of the Communist Party of China, the State Council, and the Central Military Commission awarded Nie Haisheng the "First Class Aerospace Meritorious Medal" and Liu Boming the "Second Class Aerospace Meritorious Medal", tang Hongbo was awarded the honorary title of "Hero Astronaut" and the "Level 3 Aerospace Meritorious Medal", commenting the outstanding contributions made by the three astronauts to own country's manned space industry. Let's review the wonderful moments of China's astronauts award together! The Aerospace Meritorious Medal is a medal awarded by the Central Committee of the Communist Party of China, the State Council, and the Central Military Commission to commend the outstanding achievements of the astronauts. Since 2012, it has been divided into the first-level aerospace Meritorious Medal and the second-level aerospace Meritorious Medal, the third-level aerospace Meritorious Medal. At present, 12 astronauts have won this honor, of which 6 have won the "Aerospace Meritorious Medal" and 2 have won the "First Class Aerospace Meritorious Medal". On October 15, 2003, astronaut Yang Liwei took the Shenzhou V manned spacecraft into space, flew 14 times in orbit, lasted 21 hours and 23 minutes, and returned to the ground safely on the 16th. As an astronaut performing own country's first manned space mission, Yang Liwei is not afraid of hardships and dangers, dare to be the first, and has created achievements in the annals of history, and won great honors for the motherland, the people, and the nation. On November 7, the Central Committee of the Communist Party of China, the State Council, and the Central Military Commission awarded Yang Liwei the honorary title of "Space Hero" and the "Aerospace Meritorious Medal". On October 12, 2005, astronauts Fei Junlong and Nie Haisheng successfully entered space on the Shenzhou-6 manned spacecraft, successfully completed various space experiment activities, and returned to the ground safely on October 17. Fei Junlong and Nie Haisheng, as astronauts on the Shenzhou-6 manned space mission, were not afraid of hardships and dangers, determined and resolute, and successfully completed the first multi-person multi-day flight mission. On November 26, the Central Committee of the Communist Party of China, the State Council, and the Central Military Commission awarded Fei Junlong and Nie Haisheng the honorary title of "Hero Astronaut" and the "Aerospace Meritorious Medal". On September 25, 2008, astronauts Zhai Zhigang, Liu Boming, and Jing Haipeng successfully entered space on the Shenzhou VII manned spacecraft. After successfully completing the space exit activities and space science experiment missions, they returned to the ground safely on September 28. Zhai Zhigang was loyal to his mission, dared to be the first, not afraid of hardships and dangers, and was bold and tenacious. He successfully completed the space exit activities and became China's first astronaut to carry out a spacewalk. Liu Boming and Jing Haipeng took into account the overall situation, worked closely together, and meticulously, and made outstanding contributions to the successful completion of the Shenzhou VII manned space mission. On November 6, the Central Committee of the Communist Party of China, the State Council, and the Central Military Commission awarded Zhai Zhigang the honorary titles of "Hero Astronaut", Liu Boming and Jing Haipeng "Hero Astronaut" and awarded the "Aerospace Meritorious Medal". On June 16, 2012, astronauts Jing Haipeng, Liu Wang, and Liu Yang successfully entered space on the Shenzhou-9 manned spacecraft, and successfully completed the automatic rendezvous and docking and manual rendezvous and docking with the Tiangong-1 target aircraft, after entering Tiangong-1 successfully completed a series of scientific experiments, he returned to the ground safely on June 29. They are loyal to their mission, are not afraid of hardships and dangers, train hard, bravely shoulder heavy burdens, calm and careful operation, unite as one, and cooperate closely, successfully complete various tasks and establish outstanding achievements. On October 1, the Central Committee of the Communist Party of China, the State Council, and the Central Military Commission decided to award Jing Haipeng the "Second Class Aerospace Meritorious Medal" and awarded Liu Wang, liu Yang's "Hero Astronaut" honorary title and awarded the "Three-level Aerospace Merit Medal". On June 11, 2013, astronauts Nie Haisheng, Zhang Xiaoguang, and Wang Yaping successfully entered space on the Shenzhou-10 manned spacecraft. They were realizing automatic and manual control rendezvous and docking with the Tiangong-1 target aircraft, and completed a series of space science experiments, after carrying out the astronaut space lecture, he returned to the ground safely on June 26. They are loyal to their mission, have the courage to take responsibility, train hard, make careful preparations, do not fear hardships and dangers, be calm and courageous, carefully operate and cooperate closely, and successfully complete various tasks. On July 26, the Central Committee of the Communist Party of China, the State Council, and the Central Military Commission decided to award Nie Haisheng the "Second Class Aerospace Meritorious Medal" and awarded Zhang Xiaoguang, wang Yaping's "Hero Astronaut" honorary title and awarded the "Three-level Aerospace Merit Medal". On October 17, 2016, astronauts Jing Haipeng and Chen Dong successfully entered space on the Shenzhou 11 manned spacecraft. They were on a 33-day space flight and completed the rendezvous and docking with the Tiangong-2 space laboratory, after carrying out a number of space science and application missions that reflect the frontiers of international science and the development direction of high-tech, they returned to the ground smoothly on November 18. Jing Haipeng loyalty mission, tenacious struggle for 3 times execution space mission for China's manned space flight has made notable contributions. Chen Dong is resolute, courageous, brave to challenge, meticulous and meticulous operation, and excellent completion of various tasks. On December 26, the Central Committee of the Communist Party of China, the State Council, and the Central Military Commission decided to award Jing Haipeng the "First Class Aerospace Meritorious Medal", Chen Dong the honorary title of "Hero Astronaut" and the "Third Class Aerospace Merit Medal". On June 17, astronauts Nie Haisheng, Liu Boming, and Tang Hongbo successfully entered space on the Shenzhou-12 manned spacecraft, successfully completed the independent rapid rendezvous and docking with Tianhe core cabin, and carried out a series of innovative, the breakthrough scientific experiment and space application mission, which was in orbit for 3 months, returned smoothly on 17 September. Nie Haisheng 3 executions manned missions, 2 times as a commander, became the first rail 100 days of Chinese astronauts. Liu Boming more than ten years as one day and tempering oneself in adheres to the two times during the flying dream, task 2 times as an extra-vehicular activity, or. Tang Hongbo trained and painstakingly, and was the first to go out of the cabin among the second batch of astronauts. On November 23, the Central Committee of the Communist Party of China, the State Council, and the Central Military Commission decided to issue the "First Class Aerospace Meritorious Medal" to Nie Haisheng and the "Second Class Aerospace Meritorious Medal" to Liu Boming ", tang Hongbo was awarded the honorary title of" Hero Astronaut "and awarded the" Level 3 Aerospace Merit Medal ". In the future, more space pilots, space flight engineers and payload experts will enter space, and they will embark on a new journey of building a space power and continuing the dream of flying into the sky. The starry sky is vast, and the exploration is endless. I hope the astronauts will contribute more wisdom and strength to China's manned space industry!


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Why are the winners of the Space Meritorious Medal? What does the medal look like?


2021-11-25: [Article Link] On November 23, the Central Committee of the Communist Party of China, the State Council, and the Central Military Commission awarded Nie Haisheng the "First Class Aerospace Meritorious Medal" and Liu Boming the "Second Class Aerospace Meritorious Medal", tang Hongbo was awarded the honorary title of "Hero Astronaut" and the "Level 3 Aerospace Meritorious Medal", commenting the outstanding contributions made by the three astronauts to own country's manned space industry. Let's review the wonderful moments of China's astronauts award together! The Aerospace Meritorious Medal is a medal awarded by the Central Committee of the Communist Party of China, the State Council, and the Central Military Commission to commend the outstanding achievements of the astronauts. Since 2012, it has been divided into the first-level aerospace Meritorious Medal and the second-level aerospace Meritorious Medal, the third-level aerospace Meritorious Medal. At present, 12 astronauts have won this honor, of which 6 have won the "Aerospace Meritorious Medal" and 2 have won the "First Class Aerospace Meritorious Medal". On October 15, 2003, astronaut Yang Liwei took the Shenzhou V manned spacecraft into space, flew 14 times in orbit, lasted 21 hours and 23 minutes, and returned to the ground safely on the 16th. As an astronaut performing own country's first manned space mission, Yang Liwei is not afraid of hardships and dangers, dare to be the first, and has created achievements in the annals of history, and won great honors for the motherland, the people, and the nation. On November 7, the Central Committee of the Communist Party of China, the State Council, and the Central Military Commission awarded Yang Liwei the honorary title of "Space Hero" and the "Aerospace Meritorious Medal". On October 12, 2005, astronauts Fei Junlong and Nie Haisheng successfully entered space on the Shenzhou-6 manned spacecraft, successfully completed various space experiment activities, and returned to the ground safely on October 17. Fei Junlong and Nie Haisheng, as astronauts on the Shenzhou-6 manned space mission, were not afraid of hardships and dangers, determined and resolute, and successfully completed the first multi-person multi-day flight mission. On November 26, the Central Committee of the Communist Party of China, the State Council, and the Central Military Commission awarded Fei Junlong and Nie Haisheng the honorary title of "Hero Astronaut" and the "Aerospace Meritorious Medal". On September 25, 2008, astronauts Zhai Zhigang, Liu Boming, and Jing Haipeng successfully entered space on the Shenzhou VII manned spacecraft. After successfully completing the space exit activities and space science experiment missions, they returned to the ground safely on September 28. Zhai Zhigang was loyal to his mission, dared to be the first, not afraid of hardships and dangers, and was bold and tenacious. He successfully completed the space exit activities and became China's first astronaut to carry out a spacewalk. Liu Boming and Jing Haipeng took into account the overall situation, worked closely together, and meticulously, and made outstanding contributions to the successful completion of the Shenzhou VII manned space mission. On November 6, the Central Committee of the Communist Party of China, the State Council, and the Central Military Commission awarded Zhai Zhigang the honorary titles of "Hero Astronaut", Liu Boming and Jing Haipeng "Hero Astronaut" and awarded the "Aerospace Meritorious Medal". On June 16, 2012, astronauts Jing Haipeng, Liu Wang, and Liu Yang successfully entered space on the Shenzhou-9 manned spacecraft, and successfully completed the automatic rendezvous and docking and manual rendezvous and docking with the Tiangong-1 target aircraft, after entering Tiangong-1 successfully completed a series of scientific experiments, he returned to the ground safely on June 29. They are loyal to their mission, are not afraid of hardships and dangers, train hard, bravely shoulder heavy burdens, calm and careful operation, unite as one, and cooperate closely, successfully complete various tasks and establish outstanding achievements. On October 1, the Central Committee of the Communist Party of China, the State Council, and the Central Military Commission decided to award Jing Haipeng the "Second Class Aerospace Meritorious Medal" and awarded Liu Wang, liu Yang's "Hero Astronaut" honorary title and awarded the "Three-level Aerospace Merit Medal". On June 11, 2013, astronauts Nie Haisheng, Zhang Xiaoguang, and Wang Yaping successfully entered space on the Shenzhou-10 manned spacecraft. They were realizing automatic and manual control rendezvous and docking with the Tiangong-1 target aircraft, and completed a series of space science experiments, after carrying out the astronaut space lecture, he returned to the ground safely on June 26. They are loyal to their mission, have the courage to take responsibility, train hard, make careful preparations, do not fear hardships and dangers, be calm and courageous, carefully operate and cooperate closely, and successfully complete various tasks. On July 26, the Central Committee of the Communist Party of China, the State Council, and the Central Military Commission decided to award Nie Haisheng the "Second Class Aerospace Meritorious Medal" and awarded Zhang Xiaoguang, wang Yaping's "Hero Astronaut" honorary title and awarded the "Three-level Aerospace Merit Medal". On October 17, 2016, astronauts Jing Haipeng and Chen Dong successfully entered space on the Shenzhou 11 manned spacecraft. They were on a 33-day space flight and completed the rendezvous and docking with the Tiangong-2 space laboratory, after carrying out a number of space science and application missions that reflect the frontiers of international science and the development direction of high-tech, they returned to the ground smoothly on November 18. Jing Haipeng loyalty mission, tenacious struggle for 3 times execution space mission for China's manned space flight has made notable contributions. Chen Dong is resolute, courageous, brave to challenge, meticulous and meticulous operation, and excellent completion of various tasks. On December 26, the Central Committee of the Communist Party of China, the State Council, and the Central Military Commission decided to award Jing Haipeng the "First Class Aerospace Meritorious Medal", Chen Dong the honorary title of "Hero Astronaut" and the "Third Class Aerospace Merit Medal". On June 17, astronauts Nie Haisheng, Liu Boming, and Tang Hongbo successfully entered space on the Shenzhou-12 manned spacecraft, successfully completed the independent rapid rendezvous and docking with Tianhe core cabin, and carried out a series of innovative, the breakthrough scientific experiment and space application mission, which was in orbit for 3 months, returned smoothly on 17 September. Nie Haisheng 3 executions manned missions, 2 times as a commander, became the first rail 100 days of Chinese astronauts. Liu Boming more than ten years as one day and tempering oneself in adheres to the two times during the flying dream, task 2 times as an extra-vehicular activity, or. Tang Hongbo trained and painstakingly, and was the first to go out of the cabin among the second batch of astronauts. On November 23, the Central Committee of the Communist Party of China, the State Council, and the Central Military Commission decided to issue the "First Class Aerospace Meritorious Medal" to Nie Haisheng and the "Second Class Aerospace Meritorious Medal" to Liu Boming ", tang Hongbo was awarded the honorary title of" Hero Astronaut "and awarded the" Level 3 Aerospace Merit Medal ". In the future, more space pilots, space flight engineers and payload experts will enter space, and they will embark on a new journey of building a space power and continuing the dream of flying into the sky. The starry sky is vast, and the exploration is endless. I hope the astronauts will contribute more wisdom and strength to China's manned space industry!


Note: This is a translated version of the Chinese news media article. A mature and nuanced reading is suggested.