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Crossover: How important are final tests and drills for Shenzhou-9?

06-14-2012 13:26 BJT Special Report:Shenzhou 9 's Docking Mission with Tiangong 1 |

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The Shenzhou-9 went into the final phase of pre-launch preparations on Wednesday ahead of China's first manned space docking mission, as its carrier rocket is being injected with propellant. Full Story>>

For more on the Shenzhou-9 spacecraft launch preparations, we can now cross live to our reporter Wang Yizhi, who is at the launch site in Jiuquan, Gansu province.

Q1: Yizhi, we know an all-sector drill has been held this morning. What can you tell us about that? How important are these last-minute tests and drills to the success of the launch?

Q2: What will follow this afternoon and this evening? And whats going to happen between now and the first launch window, that's early Saturday morning?

Editor:Zhang Jianfeng |Source: CNTV.CN

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