M.Phil Year 2 Translation 10HT Week 3

One small step for Zhai, one giant leap into the space race for China

1.  The mission commander, wearing a $4.4m Chinese-made suit weighing 120kg (265lb), floated out of the Shenzhou 7 ship's orbital module for about 13 minutes.

2.  The next goal is to assemble a space station from two Shenzhou orbital modules.

3.  The spacewalk mission has been accomplished smoothly. Please set your mind at ease, Chairman Hu and the people of China.