China’s First Mars Probe Ready To Launch

henrypijames writes “At the Shanghai Aerospace Exhibition last week, China’s first Mars probe Yinghuo-1 was the main attraction. The newly completed probe will soon be sent to Moscow for some further testing, before a joint launch with Russia’s own probe Phobos-Grunt from Baikonur Cosmodrome in Kazakhstan this October.”

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