Video of China’s First Manned Space Docking – Shenzhou-9 Spacecraft

This is stunning video for an American like me, who has always been extremely proud of the U.S. space program:

This is especially dramatic since the U.S. will no longer fly any space shuttle missions.

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  • http://rehmat1.com/ Rehmat

    A great breakthrough for China. However, there are few other countries which are working on space probe, such as Iran and India – but one doesn’t hear those achievments in the western mainstream media.

    On June 27, 2011 – Hamid Fazeli, head of Iran’s Space Agency (ISA) announced that his agency is planning to send an alive monkey into space onboard country’s domestically-made Kavoshgar 5 (Explorer 5) satellite carrier in July before ISA sent a human into space in 2017.

    The Israel lobby groups claimed that Iran’s long-range ballistic technology used in Iran’s space program to propel satelittes into orbit – is meant for Iran’s future nuclear arsenal manufactured to wipe the tiny defenseless Israel off the map…..

    http://rehmat1.com/2011/06/29/irans-monkey-in-space-is-a-wmd-against-israel/

 

 

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