Long March 5
Chang'e 5

Long March 5  | Chang'e 5

China Aerospace Science and Technology Corporation launch of a Long March 5 Rocket

TBD

China Aerospace Science and Technology Corporation is scheduled to launch a Long March 5 rocket as part of the Chang'e 5 mission. The launch window for the Robotic Exploration mission is on Mon, Dec 31st, 2018, 7:00 PM from Wenchang, China. The status of the launch is Red. Don’t miss this exciting rocket launch!


Mission

Chang'e 5

Chang'e 5 is China's robotic sample return mission, which is set to bring back at lest 2 kg of lunar soils and rock samples. The probe will perform a soft landing on the Moon, then rendezvous and dock with the return module in lunar orbit and fly back to the Earth.

Location

Launch Pad Compass (Beta)

Wenchang, China

Wenchang Satellite Launch Center, People's Republic of China

Rocket

Long March 5

China Aerospace Science and Technology Corporation
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