BREAKING NEWS

BREAKING NEWS

China succeeds with second manual space docking

Now Reading:

China succeeds with second manual space docking

China succeeds with second manual space docking
Text size Aa Aa

Chinese Astronauts on the Shenzhou 10 spacecraft have manually docked with the Tiangong 1 spacelab.

A successful automatic docking was carried out last week.
Docking is regarded as a difficult manoeuvre, and is essential for space flight. 

China conducted its first manual docking in June last year.