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Day of pride from orbit to ocean

Updated: 2012-06-25 08:01
By Xin Dingding and Wang Qian ( China Daily)

Day of pride from orbit to ocean

Astronauts celebrate the successful manual docking of the Shenzhou IX spacecraft with the Tiangong-1 module in video clips released on Sunday. The clips, from the Jiuquan Satellite Launch Center and Beijing Aerospace Control Center, also highlight the precision approach required for the procedure to be successful. Photos by Tian Lian / for China Daily

Triumph of technology after manual docking and sea dive

Day of pride from orbit to ocean

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