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View Full Version : China completes 2nd Docking to Space Lab and sets Path to Manned flights in 2012



Fraser
2011-Nov-15, 03:40 AM
Chinese space prowess took another major leap forward today (Nov. 14) when the unmanned Shenzhou-8 capsule successfully re-docked with China’s Tiangong-1 space lab while speeding through space and orbiting some 343 km above Earth. Today’s events pave the way for China to rapidly ramp up their human space program and loft up to two manned [...]

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