Astronaut takes Hangzhou flute to space
Hangzhou News   2021-11-16 14:04   Source:ehangzhou.gov.cn

The Shenzhou XIII mission crew entered China's Tiangong space station at 9:58 am on Oct 16, 2021, embarking on their six-month journey inside the station.

From screen images transferred from the Beijing Aerospace Control Center, bamboo flute makers in Zhongtai subdistrict, Yuhang district, Hangzhou, recognized the package of their products.


Zhongtai subdistrict is known as "the hometown of Chinese bamboo flutes". Its bamboo flute industry generates over 300 million yuan ($47.03 million) in annual output. The subdistrict's Zijing village was recognized as a provincial intangible cultural heritage village with over 30 inheritors of bamboo flute culture.

Author:  Editor:Wang Jian