Articles tagged "tiangong 1"

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China blasts first Space Lab Tiangong 1 to orbit

China launched their first space station module into orbit today (Sept. 29), marking a major milestone in the rapidly expanding Chinese space program. The historic liftoff of the man rated Tiangong 1 (Heavenly Palace 1) space lab on a Long March 2F rocket took

September 30, 2011