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China’s Chang’e-5 successfully lands on moon to collect samples – CGTN

The Chang’e-5 probe successfully landed on the near side of the moon, the China National Space Administration (CNSA) announced on Tuesday.

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The Chang’e-5 probe successfully landed on the near side of the moon, the China National Space Administration (CNSA) announced on Tuesday.
With the space probe’s ascender on top, its lander made a touchdown at around 11:00 p.m. (Beijing Time), becoming China’s third probe that has successfully made a soft landing on the moon. It has sent back footage of the moment it landed. 
In the next two days, the lander will collect about two kilograms of lunar samples. 
The Chang’e-5 probe includes a lander,…

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