CHINA'S FIRST REUSABLE SPACECRAFT LANDS AFTER 2-DAY FLIGHT
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CHINA'S FIRST REUSABLE SPACECRAFT LANDS AFTER 2-DAY FLIGHT
China’s first reusable spacecraft landed last Sunday after two days in orbit, a possible step toward lower-cost space flight, the government announced.

The secretive, military-run space program has released few details of the craft, which was launched Friday (05) aboard a Long March 2F rocket from the Jiuquan Satellite Launch Center in China’s desert northwest.

The craft landed as planned at Jiuquan, the official Xinhua News Agency said.

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