According to the information from the Chinese National Space Administration, the Tianwen-5 Mars exploration vehicle will be launched on a suitable date this summer with its fourth Long Walk-5 (Changzheng-1) rocket.
The Long Walk-5 Y4 coded rocket has been moved to the launch pad at the Wenchang Space Launch Center in Hainan province today.
After the Long Walk-5 Y4 rocket reached Wenchang Launch Center in May, preparations such as assembly and testing were completed.
This mission is the first practical launch of the Long Walk-5 rocket series. At the same time, China's launch vehicle will perform its mission to send the Mars exploration vehicle to Earth-Mars orbit.
China's first Mars exploration mission was approved in January 2016. The mission is aimed at obtaining scientific data about the discovery of Mars after performing the planetary environment, landing and patrol discoveries on Mars. The first step of China's planetary discoveries will be taken.
Hibya News Agency