An artist’s rendering of the Chang'e 5 landing craft on the moon’s surface. Photo: DPA An artist’s rendering of the Chang'e 5 landing craft on the moon’s surface. Photo: DPA
An artist’s rendering of the Chang'e 5 landing craft on the moon’s surface. Photo: DPA
China science

China dodges speeding space junk bullet after Chang’e 5 moon mission

  • The Chinese space administration has gone to great lengths to avoid adding to the millions of pieces of debris in orbit
  • Ascent vehicle returns to the moon’s surface where it will pose no threat to future space missions

Topic |   China science
An artist’s rendering of the Chang'e 5 landing craft on the moon’s surface. Photo: DPA An artist’s rendering of the Chang'e 5 landing craft on the moon’s surface. Photo: DPA
An artist’s rendering of the Chang'e 5 landing craft on the moon’s surface. Photo: DPA
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