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Shenzhou-9 departs Tiangong-1 module for landing Thursday evening

28 Jun 2012, 05:03 UTC
Shenzhou-9 departs Tiangong-1 module for landing Thursday evening
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The Shenzhou 9 crew has undocked their vehicle from the Tiangong-1 module after ten days aboard the station: Shenzhou Mission Report | Mission Status Center - Spaceflight Now Shenzhou 9 is scheduled to land at about 0200 GMT Friday (10 p.m. EDT Thursday) in a predefined zone inside northern China's Inner Mongolia autonomous region. The specific region for landing is known as Siziwang Banner, the same point of return used for China's three previous human space missions.

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