China’s Tianwen-1 spacecraft orbiting Mars captured this beautiful view of a crescent Red Planet on March 18, 2021. Shown right here is the planet’s northern hemisphere from a distance of 6,850 miles (11,000 kilometers). (Image credit: CNSA)
China is searching at the methods of getting astronauts to Mars and lower back safely and probably organising a long-term presence on the Red Planet.
That’s in accordance to a senior Chinese area enterprise legit speakme Wednesday (June 16) at the Global Space Exploration (GLEX) convention taking vicinity in St. Petersburg, Russia.
Wang Xiaojing, president of the China Academy of Launch Vehicle Technology (CALT), advised the convention target market by using a beforehand recorded speech that China is studying the great alternatives for sustainable human missions to Mars.
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