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06.24.12
Chinese astronauts go hands-on, manually dock with orbiting module
06.24.12

Chinese astronauts go hands-on, manually dock with orbiting module

Looks like China continues to add to its space cred after recently joining the rarefied ranks of c...

By J. Hidalgo,   06.24.12
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06.18.12
China conducts its first crewed spaceship docking, gives east Asia its place in space (updated)
06.18.12

China conducts its first crewed spaceship docking, gives east Asia its place in space (updated)

Believe it or not, the only countries to have docked a human-helmed spacecraft in the first 50 yea...

By J. Fingas,   06.18.12
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06.11.12
China planning manned mission to its own space station, didn't want to be on the ISS anyway
06.11.12

China planning manned mission to its own space station, didn't want to be on the ISS anyway

State news agency Xinhua is reporting that China is planning to launch a manned spacecraft later t...

By D. Cooper,   06.11.12
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11.03.11
China launches unmanned, auto-docking spacecraft
11.03.11

China launches unmanned, auto-docking spacecraft

China isn't wasting any time getting its space station ducks in a row. After launching the first...

By T. O'Brien,   11.03.11
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