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Shenzhou-9 extends docking system towards space lab module Tiangong-1

English.news.cn   2012-06-18 13:57:42

The graphics shows the procedure of Shenzhou-9 manned spacecraft automatic docking with Tiangong-1 space lab module on June 18, 2012. (Xinhua/Lu Zhe)

BEIJING, June 18 (Xinhua) -- Manned spacecraft Shenzhou-9 extended its docking system towards the orbiting space lab module Tiangong-1 shortly before 2 p.m. Monday, according to the Beijing Aerospace Control Center.

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