An artist’s impression of the Mars lander. Photo: SCMP Pictures An artist’s impression of the Mars lander. Photo: SCMP Pictures
An artist’s impression of the Mars lander. Photo: SCMP Pictures
China science

China unveils designs for orbiter, lander and rover for its first unmanned mission to Mars

Spacecraft will explore structure of the Red Planet, but chief designer admits huge technical challenges will have to be addressed before mission is launched

Topic |   China science
An artist’s impression of the Mars lander. Photo: SCMP Pictures An artist’s impression of the Mars lander. Photo: SCMP Pictures
An artist’s impression of the Mars lander. Photo: SCMP Pictures
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