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A historic space mission completes its first step as the two astronauts launched in the Shenzhou-11 spacecraft successfully dock at the Tiangong-2 space station and begin experiments

4 months ago
Lucas Niewenhuis
T
he mission is one of 20 that China has planned for 2016 as it ramps up its space program and aims for a more permanent space station by 2022.
By Lucas Niewenhuis
Lucas Niewenhuis is an associate editor at SupChina who helps curate daily news and produce the publication's newsletter, app and website.
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