China is showcasing a number of elements for future human lunar landing missions at a major airshow and stating that super heavy-lift rocket will be ready by 2028.
China’s main spacecraft maker is developing a human landing system for lunar missions as part of a national strategy, according to a report.
Russia and China unveiled a roadmap for a joint International Lunar Research Station Wednesday to guide collaboration and development of the project.
Russia and China are looking to secure new partnerships for the joint initiative to construct the ILRS robotic moon base.
Russia and China have formally invited countries and international organizations to join the International Lunar Research Station (ILRS) project.
The Russian space agency Roscosmos anticipates additional negotiations with China at a conference in June, building upon an agreement on lunar exploration announced in February.
The Chinese and Russian space agencies signed a memorandum of understanding Tuesday on construction of an international lunar research station.
Russia is preparing to sign a memorandum of understanding with China to cooperate on a vision for an international lunar research station (ILRS).