China’s first space station Tiangong-1 will crash on Earth ‘soon’!


China’s first ever prototype space station Tiangong-1 is inferred to crash on Earth between March 30 and April 2. Tiangong-1 was launched into space in September 2011 and it settled into an orbit lower than the International Space Station. This prototype serving as an experimental platform was launched to demonstrate orbital docking capabilities. Tiangong-1 actually did accomplish its mission. In early November of 2011, it made its first-ever docking when Shenzhou-8 visited this space station and when Shenzhou-10 visited Tiangong-1 in 2012, it marked the end of the space lab’s…

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