The rocket was delivered to the Wenchang cosmodrome in October, after which several tests were conducted. The launch may take place on December 27. In the future, the carrier is planned to be used for the implementation of the lunar-Martian program, reports TASS.
Previously NEWS.ru he wrote that the Chinese research vehicle "Chang'e-5" will go to the moon before the end of 2019. The probe will have to take samples of lunar soil and deliver them to Earth.