29 January 2019
The plan for the launch of the 3rd Long March 5 rocket is fixed: Yang Baohua, vice president of the China Aerospace Science and Technology Corporation (CASC) said at a press conference of CASC that July should see the return to flight. He explained once more the cause of the failure to the media. Also, a test version of the Long March-5B carrier rocket, which will serve China's manned space exploration mission, is under development, and the research and development of the core module of the CSS are going according to schedule, said Shang Zhi, Director of the Department of Space under CASC.
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