Shenzhou 10 spaceship return capsule successfully landed in Inner Mongolia

By | June 26, 2013

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Shenzhou 10 spaceship return capsule successfully landed in Inner Mongolia

Beijing time at 8:07am on June 26, the Shenzhou 10 manned spacecraft return capsule carrying three Chinese astronauts successfully landed in central grassland of Inner Mongolia, China. The location of landing is within the predetermined area of ​​main landing site, return capsule looked normal and visual appearance is good. The three astronauts had been picked up by special helicopter to Beijing after having their fist meal after landing: mutton soup!

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The Shenzhou 10 manned spacecraft was launched on evening of June 11 from the Jiuquan Satellite Launch Center. The Shenzhou 10 for the first time carried out the transport and supply mission of China’s manned space project; at the same time female astronaut Wang Yaping as China’s first “teacher in space” held the first space video class with Chinese students on ground and demonstrated a number of space phenomenons.

Source: ChinaNews

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