On September 28, 2008, China's Shenzhou 7 spacecraft carrying three crewmembers safely landed in central Inner Mongolia, after a 3-day spaceflight mission, including a space walk.
To celebrate the success of China's first space walk, the People's Bank of China issues 1 gold coin and 1 silver coin to commemorate this special event. Both coins are legal tender fo the People's Republic of China.
Common Obverse: Colored design of astronaut's taking space walk, " In commemoration of Success of China's First Space Walk" in Chinese, and the face value.
Common Reverse: Decorative design of Solar System, the title of the People's Republic of China and the year of issuance.