19 March 2021
After a 88-day flight during its extended mission, the Chang'e 5 orbiter has successfully entered the L1 Sun-Earth Lagrange Point, the Beijing Aerospace Control Centre (BACC) announced and added that it is also China's first spacecraft to enter the Sun-Earth L1 Point. BACC said on 18 March that the orbiter is 936,700 km from the Earth and working normally with stable attitude and balanced power. On the way to Sun-Earth L1, BACC conducted two orbital maneuvers and two midway corrections.
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