Wonderfully vibrant illustration on this Chinese Shenzou 9 Launch Cover boldly signed by Mission Commander Jing Haipeng, Crewman Liu Wang, and Crewman Liu Yang. On this mission, Haipeng became the first Chinese astronaut to fly in space more than once and Liu Yang became China's first female astronaut to fly in space. China's fourth crewed spaceflight, Shenzou 9 launched from China's Jiquan Launch Center on June 16, 2012. This cover was postmarked at the Jiquan Launch Center.
Below is a picture of the crew after returning to Earth.
From left, Liu Wang, Jing Haipeng and Liu Yang, wave after coming out of the Shenzhou-9 re-entry capsule (right side) on
June 29, 2012.