China Aerospace Science and Technology Corporation

Long March 3

China Aerospace Science and Technology Corporation

(CASC)

Successes: 123 Failures: 6 Pending: 18

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Launch Vehicle


Long March 3

Configuration: B/E
Family: Long March 3

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Robotic Exploration


Chang'e 4 is a Chinese lunar exploration mission, incorporating a robotic lander and rover. Chang'e 4 will be China's second lunar lander and rover. The spacecraft is named after the Chinese Moon goddess. This will be the first mission to attempt soft landing on the far side of the Moon.

Launch Window


NET: December 7th 2018 - 18:23 UTC

Launch Window

Open: December 7th 2018 - 18:15 UTC

Close: December 7th 2018 - 18:34 UTC

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Xichang Satellite Launch Center, People's Republic of China

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