China’s new spaceship makes successful return to Earth
China’s space agency announced on Friday (May 8) that the nation has successfully returned to Earth with its new spaceship.
It was the trial version of Chinese new-generation manned spaceship, according to the information.
The China Manned Space Agency said in a statement that China’s new-generation return successfully landed in the Dongfeng landing site’s predetermined location.
The statement also said, “The search and rescue squad found the target at the first time and arrived at the landing site for disposal. After confirmation by the site, the cabin structure was intact.”
On Tuesday (March 5), the test spacecraft was launched into orbit; it was in orbit for two days and 19 hours.
The space agency also said it has conducted a range of space science experiments and technological tests to validate the return to key technologies of the high-speed re-entry of the next generation manned spacecraft.