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Chinese female astronaut to join Shenzhou-9 docking mission

(Xinhua)

13:50, June 11, 2012

One of the two female astronauts, Liu Yang(L) and Wang Yaping (R), from the Wuhan Flight Unit, will join Shenzhou-9 manned spacecraft docking mission with Tiangong-1 spacecraft in mid-June. They are selected as members of the first batch of female astronauts in China because of their excellent flight skills and psychological quality.
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chin fook kiong at 2012-06-13110.159.243.*
Another giant step forward by China to explore outer space for the benefits of mankind.China would not have achieved such quick scientific progress without the significant contribution of Qian Xuesen, the father of rocket science of China.
Fat-Chun Leung Ki at 2012-06-11188.61.105.*
I'm very proud of them.
  

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