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Daughter of Chinese astronaut recalls Shenzhou-7 mission, false fire alarm

Contributed by NAMPA / Xinhua.

BEIJING, Jan. 14 (Xinhua) -- A People's Liberation Army's (PLA) newspaper on Sunday published an article by Liu Qianting, daughter of astronaut Liu Boming, on her father's flight on Shenzhou-7.
Liu Boming, Zhai Zhigang and Jing Haipeng took part in the Shenzhou-7 mission in 2008, during which Zhai made the first spacewalk by a Chinese astronaut.
In the article carried by the PLA Daily, Liu Qianting said her family held a "family meeting" every Saturday and her father would tell his stories to h ...