31 August 2021
Long Lehao, Academician of the Chinese Academy of Engineering and Chief Designer of Long March rockets gave a talk at the 35th China Adolescents Science and Technology Innovation Contest. He showed a manned lunar landing plan, which is expected to be carried out with two rocket launches by sending two taikonauts to the Moon by around 2030. The launcher is a new variant of the Long March 5 - the CZ-5 DY. One launch brings the lunar lander and the other one a next-generation manned spaceship into the vicinity of the Moon. During the upcoming Zhuhai Airshow, a special press release on this topic will be released.
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