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Chinese university students celebrate after China's first astronaut in space returned safely to Earth in Beijing Thursday, Oct. 16, 2003. The Shenzhou 5 landed safely as planned after 21 hours in orbit. Beijing's mission control declared the country's landmark debut flight 'a success.' (photo by Lou Linwei)
Chinese university students celebrate after China's first astronaut in space returned safely to Earth in Beijing Thursday, Oct. 16, 2003. The Shenzhou 5 landed safely as planned after 21 hours in orbit. Beijing's mission control declared the country's landmark debut flight 'a success.' (photo by Lou Linwei)