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Astronauts of China's Shenzhou-11 Become National Heroes

By Hong Soon-do, Beijing correspondent, AsiaToday - As China on Monday successfully launched the manned spacecraft Shenzhou-11, the astronaut duo Jing Haipeng and Chen Dong emerged as national heroes. In particular, mission commander Jing Haipeng, who has been on three of the country's four manned space missions, is enjoying an enormous popularity which surpasses that of China's first space traveler Yang Liwei.
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