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Chinese astronauts preparing to return to earth after 3-month mission on Tiangong space station

Published Sep 16 2021 at 9:20 AM GMT
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  • Three Chinese astronauts are coming home on Friday after a three-month mission to the Tiangong space station, according to the country’s space authority.
  • The China Manned Space Programme said the Shenzhou-12 spaceship that took the three on the first mission to the new space station will bring them back on Friday ahead of next week’s Mid-Autumn Festival, one of the main times of the year for family reunions.
  • As preparations for their return were being made at the Dongfeng landing site in northern….




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  • Published Sep 16, 2021 9:20 AM GMT