11 March 2018
Chinese researchers have completed the aerodynamic design of the country's Mars probe and are now conducting testing and experiments, reports Chinese language Science and Technology Daily. Set to launch in 2020, Chinese space authorities are working on technology to help complete the orbiting, landing and surveying. "The aerodynamic design is very important as it will protect the probe in its landing and prevent it from leaving the orbiting track," Zhou Weijiang, Member of the National Committee of the Chinese People's Political Consultative Conference (CPPCC) and researcher with the China Aerospace Science and Technology Corporation (CASC)
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