Manual docking between Shenzhou9 and Tiangong1 completed Breathtaking sceneries on camera: incredibly beautiful Activities held across China to celebrate Dragon Boat Festival China's Shenzhou9 successfully demonstrated today the capability for manual docking with the Tiangong1 space laboratory a know how till now only shared by the US and Russia.
" The success of the manual rendezvous and docking mission represents another important phase achievement of the Shenzhou 9 and Tiangong 1 rendezvous and docking mission, " Wu Ping, spokeswoman of China Shenzhou9 spacecraft makes first manual docking.
submitted 6 years ago by uncle tuna. 467 comments I remember reading something about a chinese company" partnering" with an Australian boat company to make high speed hydrofoils to ferry people between islands. Manual docking! Automatic docking. ISS docking is practically US Shenzhou9 manually docks with Tiangong1 A manual docking between Shenzhou9 spacecraft and the orbiting Tiangong1 lab module has been successful Sunday.
Manual docking between Shenzhou9, Tiangong1 to be conducted 12: 42 p. m VIDEO: Shenzhou crew send Dragon Boat Festival greetings from space. More than half way through their mission, the crew of Shenzhou9 have accomplished another major flight objective, as the spacecraft successfully conducted the manual docking test with the On June 24, six days after successfully executing an automated docking procedure that brought inhabitants to the Chinese space lab Tiangong1, the Shenzhou9 successfully withdrew from the station and repeated the performance this time under manual control.
According to Shenzhou 9 was the second spacecraft and first manned spacecraft to dock with the Tiangong 1 space station, Shenzhou 9 redocks with Tiangong1, first manual docking by the Chinese space program, second manned docking by the program; 29 June 2012. Shenzhou 9 Chinese spacecraft Shenzhou 9 makes first manual docking with space module Shenzhou 9 and its threeperson crew separated about 400 metres from the Tiangong 1 module for about two minutes China's Shenzhou9 spacecraft has completed its first ever manual docking with the Tiangong1 space module.
China has joined the US and Russia as the only countries to manually dock a spacecraft in orbit, reaffirming its goal of building a fullfledged space station by 2020.
" Mastery of rendezvous VIDEO: Shenzhou9 detaches from Tiangong1 in preparation for manual docking attempt Best wishes from space: Shenzhou9 crew send wishes for Dragon Boat Festival Space conditions for manual docking to be relatively calm Editor's note: Following up on China's successful automatic docking of the Shenzhou 9 manned spacecraft with the Tiangong 1 space station Monday, the three astronauts on board conduct the nation's first manual version