China Achieves First Manned Space Docking

China successfully achieved its first manned space docking, an important step in the country's quest to launch a space station by around 2020.

Topics:  china   manned space docking   
BING NEWS:
  • China achieves first soft lunar landing in four decades
    China sent its first astronaut into space in 2003, becoming the third nation after Russia and the United States to achieve manned space travel independently. In 2006, it sent its first probe to the moon. China plans to open a space station around 2020 and ...
    12/14/2013 - 8:56 pm | View Link
  • China's long march in space
    After China achieves major breakthroughs in space technology on its ... Besides, the commercial value of manned space missions will be realized after the successful transition of test spaceflights to application-oriented flights, which will generate ...
    06/16/2013 - 3:50 am | View Link
  • China achieves first manual space docking
    A Chinese spacecraft yesterday successfully completed the country’s first manual docking in orbit, a milestone in an ambitious programme to build a space station by the end of the decade. Manual docking is a significant step for China’s manned space ...
    06/24/2012 - 10:41 pm | View Link
  • China achieves first manual space docking
    ... determination to stake their claim in space. The Shenzhou-9 mission, China's fourth manned space flight, has been watched avidly by a proud Chinese public, especially fascinated by the presence of 33-year-old Liu Yang, China's first woman in space.
    06/24/2012 - 11:13 am | View Link
  • China achieves nation’s first manual space docking
    The Shenzhou-9 spacecraft linked with the Tiangong-1 module just over a week into a manned space mission which includes China’s first female astronaut, following an automatic docking on Monday. “The first manual docking has been completed normally ...
    06/24/2012 - 8:30 am | View Link
  • More
BING SEARCH:
  • China
    Chinese Station Chinese space station - model at the Chinese Pavilion, Hannover Expo 2000.The model also shows docked supply and propulsion (solid?) modules.
    09/22/2014 - 8:30 am | View Website
  • China Space News
    Astronauts eye China's future space station Beijing (XNA) Sep 16, 2014 Astronauts from around the world have expressed interest in China's future space lab and ...
    09/22/2014 - 7:47 am | View Website
  • Chinese space program
    This article is about the Chinese space program in general. For the current Chinese space agency since 1993, see China National Space Administration.
    09/22/2014 - 6:50 am | View Website
  • India Races China in Space For Asian Prestige, Military ...
    The following article is a free sample from the current issue of Space Quarterly Magazine. It is our hope that if you enjoy this article you will consider ...
    09/21/2014 - 9:03 pm | View Website
  • Chinese space station
    The Chinese space station, "Tiangong Space Station", is a planned space station to be placed in low earth orbit. It is part of the Chinese space program.
    09/21/2014 - 5:50 pm | View Website
  • More
Welcome to Wopular!

Welcome to Wopular

Wopular is an online newspaper rack, giving you a summary view of the top headlines from the top news sites.

Senh Duong (Founder)
Wopular, MWB, RottenTomatoes

Subscribe to Wopular's RSS Fan Wopular on Facebook Follow Wopular on Twitter Follow Wopular on Google Plus

MoviesWithButter : Our Sister Site

More World News