View Full Version : Chinese Astronauts Return Safely to Earth

2005-Oct-17, 06:20 PM
SUMMARY: Chinese astronauts Fei Junlong and Nie Haisheng landed safely in Mongolia on Sunday, after spending 5 days in orbit. Their Shenzhou-6 capsule touched down by parachute less than a kilometre from their target, and were met by helicopters and off-road vehicles. Fei and Nie will spend the next 14 days in isolation, to observe their post flight health; however, their families will be able to visit. The Chinese Space Administration has hinted that spacewalks and women astronauts will be in future missions.

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2005-Oct-18, 03:57 PM
Articles seems to have 404'ed! :wall: