The screenshot shows astronaut Wang Yaping waving to people after going out of the re-entry capsule of China's Shenzhou-10 spacecraft following its successful landing at the main landing site in north China's Inner Mongolia Autonomous Region on June 26, 2013. (Xinhua)
Profile: Female astronaut Wang Yaping
BEIJING, June 26 (Xinhua) -- The Shenzhou-10 space mission's female crewmember Wang Yaping left the spacecraft's reentry module at 9:36 (Beijing Time) Wednesday morning following the mission commander Nie Haisheng.
During the mission, Wang successfully conducted a 40-minute space lecture in orbit for millions of Chinese students on Earth with assistance of astronauts Nie Haisheng and Zhang Xiaoguang.
Profile: Chinese astronaut Nie Haisheng
Profile: Shenzhou-10 astronaut Zhang Xiaoguang
Shenzhou-10 return capsule touches down successfully
BEIJING, June 26 (Xinhua) -- Return capsule of Shenzhou-10 spacecraft touched down successfully at around 8:07 a.m. Beijing Time Wednesday at the main landing area in north China's Inner Mongolia Autonomous Region, according to the Beijing Aerospace Control Center. Full story
Shenzhou-10 flies around, docks with target module
BEIJING, June 25 (Xinhua) -- Chinese spacecraft Shenzhou-10 on Tuesday docked with the target module Tiangong-1 in a fly-around and docking test, the Beijing Aerospace Control Center said.
It marked China's first ever such test.Full story