Touchdown! Chinese Space Capsule With 3 Astronauts Returns to Earth
This photograph of a China CCTV broadcast shows the Shenzhou 9 space capsule lying on its side after landing in an autonomous region of China in Inner Mongolia on June 29, 2012 Beijing time (10 p.m. June 28 EDT) to end a 13-day mission to the T
China's Shenzhou 9 space mission has been hailed a success after the astronauts returned to Earth on Jun. 29. The historic mission marked the flight of the first female Chinese astronaut.