China is planning a mission to Jupiter in 2029. Photo: Nasa/ESA/Hubble via AFP China is planning a mission to Jupiter in 2029. Photo: Nasa/ESA/Hubble via AFP
China is planning a mission to Jupiter in 2029. Photo: Nasa/ESA/Hubble via AFP

China’s space race gathers pace: next stop, Jupiter?

  • Government hopes Chinese spacecraft will get there in 2029
  • Also projects to get samples from Mars, moon, and elsewhere

Topic |   China's space programme
China is planning a mission to Jupiter in 2029. Photo: Nasa/ESA/Hubble via AFP China is planning a mission to Jupiter in 2029. Photo: Nasa/ESA/Hubble via AFP
China is planning a mission to Jupiter in 2029. Photo: Nasa/ESA/Hubble via AFP
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