Tuesday / 25 February 2014

Chang’e-3 Enters 3rd Lunar Night


China Moon Lander Enters Hibernation With All Systems Functioning Nominally On Morning Of 23 Feb; Lunar Ultraviolet Telescope & Extreme Ultraviolet Camera Continued To Gather Valuable Data During 3rd Lunar Day; Yutu Rover Sends Back New Photo Of Lander (R) Proving It Is Still Alive; New China Launch Site In Hainan Advancing With Completion Of Long March 7 & 5 Launch Platforms; Site Will Be Used For Launch Of Chang’e-5 Lunar Sample Return Mission (NET 2017)

Image Credit: CNSA