Posts tagged as Tiangong

Chinese space station plunges into the sea

Tiangong-1, China’s first prototype space station, re-entered the earth’s atmosphere over the South Pacific Ocean at 02h16 (CAT) on 2 April 2018 and its remains plunged into the sea somewhere North West of Tahiti. On 21 March 2016 the China Manned Space Engineering Office announced that Tiangong-1 had officially ended its service. The telemetry link […]