China lands its first reusable spacecraft as state media hails it as an 'important breakthrough'

China’s Long March-2F carrier rocket during a 2016 launch. STR | AFP | Getty Images GUANGZHOU, China — China has successfully launched and landed an experimental reusable spacecraft, according to the state-run Xinhua news agency which lauded the achievement as an “important breakthrough.” The spacecraft was launched on a Long March-2F rocket from the Jiuquan launch center located