China lunar mission

China to become world's first country to launch a lunar probe on far side of moon

China to become world's first country to launch a lunar probe on far side of moon

This is a move that has not been made by anyone or any nation before and with this mission, China will outdo the historical achievements of the US and the USSR.

Jan 03, 2018, 08:53 AM IST

China deploys `Jade Rabbit` lunar rover on moon

China has deployed its lunar rover vehicle on the moon, state media said early Sunday, hours after carrying out the first soft landing on Earth`s satellite since 1976 in a major step for Beijing`s ambitious space programme.

Dec 14, 2013, 23:42 PM IST

China gears up to launch its third lunar mission

China has begun designing and manufacturing the flight model entity of its third lunar probe due to to be launched next year.

Mar 13, 2012, 20:19 PM IST

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