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Shenzhou-10 spacecraft enters designated orbit

English.news.cn   2013-06-11 17:49:40            

JIUQUAN, June 11 (Xinhua) -- China's Shenzhou-10 spacecraft, with three astronauts on board, entered its designated orbit on Tuesday afternoon.

The spacecraft, atop a Long March-2F carrier rocket, blasted off from the Jiuquan Satellite Launch Center in northwest China at 5:38 p.m..

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Shenzhou-10 spacecraft blasts off

The Long March-2F carrier rocket carrying China's manned Shenzhou-10 spacecraft blasts off from the launch pad at the Jiuquan Satellite Launch Center in Jiuquan, northwest China's Gansu Province, June 11, 2013. (Xinhua/Li Gang)

JIUQUAN, June 11 (Xinhua) -- China's Shenzhou-10 spacecraft, on a Long March-2F carrier rocket, blasted off from the Jiuquan Satellite Launch Center in northwest China on Tuesday afternoon.Full story

Xi sees off Shenzhou-10 crew

Chinese President Xi Jinping (R) attends a see-off ceremony for Chinese astronauts of an upcoming manned space mission at the astronauts' apartment building in the Jiuquan Satellite Launch Center in Jiuquan, northwest China's Gansu Province, June 11, 2012. The three astronauts are Nie Haisheng, Zhang Xiaoguang and Wang Yaping. (Xinhua/Li Xueren)

JIUQUAN, June 11 (Xinhua) -- President Xi Jinping attended a see-off ceremony for Chinese astronauts of an upcoming manned space mission on Tuesday at the Jiuquan Satellite Launch Center, where he is scheduled to watch the launch of the Shenzhou-10 spacecraft.

Xi, who has just wrapped up his trip to Latin America and the United States and returned to China on Sunday, came into the astronauts' apartment building on Tuesday afternoon to see off Nie Haisheng, Zhang Xiaoguang and Wang Yaping, who are due to start their journey to space at 5:38 p.m..Full story

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