China’s plan for a research station on the moon gets closer with success of each Chang’e lunar mission

The Long March-5 rocket, carrying the Chang'e-5 lunar probe, takes off from Wenchang Space Launch Centre, in Hainan province on November 24, 2020. The chief designer for the lunar programme has shared details of future Chang’e missions. Photo: Reuters The Long March-5 rocket, carrying the Chang'e-5 lunar probe, takes off from Wenchang Space Launch Centre, in Hainan province on November 24, 2020. The chief designer for the lunar programme has shared details of future Chang’e missions. Photo: Reuters

The Long March-5 rocket, carrying the Chang’e-5 lunar probe, takes off from Wenchang Space Launch Centre, in Hainan province on November 24, 2020. The chief designer for the lunar programme has shared details of future Chang’e missions. Photo: Reuters

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