Friday, June 29, 2012

Chinese Astronauts Safely Return to Earth

China’s first female astronaut Liu Yang and her two colleagues have safely returned to Earth after fulfilling the country’s first manned space docking, Xinhua reported.
The Shenzhou-9 spacecraft’s return capsule touched down in Inner Mongolia, northern China, as planned.
Doctors said Liu and the two other astronauts, namely Shenzhou-9 crew commander Jing Haipeng and Liu Wang, felt well. They will be brought to Beijing by plane after a medical examination.

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