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Shenzhou VII Flies Home, Airline Passengers Wait

With the Shenzhou VII mission safely and jubilantly returned to Earth, the FT reports how China’s air traffic controllers grounded civil airliners for the launch of the mission without notice, only the latest sudden and unexplained delay to flights by the Civil Aviation Administration of China when the PLA wants clear skies.


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