21 August 2017
ESA astronauts Matthias Maurer and Samantha Cristoforetti joined 16 Chinese astronauts in waters off the coastal city of Yantai, Shandong province. The training concluded on 21 August. The course was organised by the China Manned Space Agency CMSA in cooperation with the Ministry of Transport's Beihai Rescue Bureau. An astronaut sea survival training base in a suburb of Yantai was put into use shortly before the session.
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