Chinese space lab Tiangong-1 re-enters Earth’s atmosphere

Tiangong-1. is expected to re-enter on Easter Sunday. Pic: CMSE

China’s Tiangong-1 house module has re-entered the Earth’s ambiance over the South Pacific, the Xinhua information company experiences.

The state information company mentioned the module principally wiped out on re-entry, which occurred at 1.15am UK time.

Tiangong-1, which interprets to “Heavenly Palace 1”, was despatched into orbit in 2011 for experiments as a part of China’s house programme.

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