25 November 2022
CNSA announced on 24 November the international payloads that will fly on the CE-6 lunar exploration mission, and announced another call for international payload proposals for the CE-7 mission. CE-6 will host instruments from France, Italy and the European Space Agency/Sweden on the CE-6 lander, and a Pakistani payload on the orbiter. All payloads are on schedule in the development. CE-6 is scheduled for launch between 2024 and 2025.
At the same time, CNSA invited scientists from around the world to participate in the CE-7 mission, offering slots for 10 kg of payloads on the lander, and 15 kg of payloads on the orbiter.