China announced on Monday, 14 January 2019, its intention to continue expanding its business program no space exploration outside mission collection samples no Luna this year and the second in 2020, which will aim Mars, informed the deputy director National Space Agency no China (ANEC), Wu Yanhua.
After Changing the Chinese Probe 4 Alunizar "with complete success" in the last 3rd Hidden Moon Face for the first time in history, plans Beijing they go through transport Earth fragments satellite: "Sample collection mission from Changes 5 is scheduled for late 2019, ”said Wu.
These samples would reach the blue planet "2020", pointing to ANEC's second number scheduled for the same day as the "first Mars exploration task".
Other upcoming missions, especially planned changes 8, will try to prove that "key technologies"and" Preliminary Research "- a speaker who is confident about a scientific basis in the future on the moon, but he refused to give deadlines.
Wu also did not provide detailed dates when possible crew mission on the moon, they are supposed to learn Chinese scientists"currently" at the research stage and not yet at the decision-making stage ".
Speaking of the current mission, change 4, its chief engineer Sun Zezhou, played difficulties no terrain with which you could feel vehicle researcher face hide from the Moon, as ANEC showed a 360-degree photo published on Friday, January 11, showing land with craters.
However, the expert said that "if there is an obstacle ahead, the vehicle stops and will look for another type autonomously You should also be able to adapt easy obstacles and growth ”.
Amendment 4 consists of a landing module and a researcher vehicle that has been baptized as Yutu 2 (in Chinese mythology "Yutu" means "rabbits no jade", Change the mascot, a goddess who live on the moon).
The probe reached one month to reach its goal: it was launched on December 8, four days later on the Moon orbit, and on the third day after the Chinese clock at 10:26, the moon landed. GMT).
The Change program started with the introduction of the first probe in 2007, and since then four other devices have been transferred to the only satellite on Earth.