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Shenzhou-9 30 meters away from space lab module Tiangong-1

English.news.cn   2012-06-18 14:03:38

Photo taken on June 18, 2012 shows the screen at the Beijing Aerospace Control Center showing Shenzhou-9 manned spacecraft conducting an automatic docking with the orbiting Tiangong-1 space lab module. (Xinhua/Wang Yongzhuo)

BEIJING, June 18 (Xinhua) -- Spacecraft Shenzhou-9 with three Chinese astronauts aborad arrived at a berth point 30 meters away from the orbiting space lab module Tiangong-1 around 2 p.m. Monday, awaiting final docking order from the Beijing Aerospace Control Center. 

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Editor: Deng Shasha
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