Science China Technological Sciences

, Volume 56, Issue 11, pp 2702–2708

Technological advancements and promotion roles of Chang’e-3 lunar probe mission

Authors

  • ZeZhou Sun
    • Beijing Institute of Spacecraft System Engineering
    • Beijing Institute of Spacecraft System Engineering
  • He Zhang
    • Beijing Institute of Spacecraft System Engineering
Article

DOI: 10.1007/s11431-013-5377-0

Cite this article as:
Sun, Z., Jia, Y. & Zhang, H. Sci. China Technol. Sci. (2013) 56: 2702. doi:10.1007/s11431-013-5377-0

Abstract

The mission objective of Chang’e-3 lunar probe is to achieve our first soft-landing and roving exploration on celestial bodies beyond Earth. On the basis of analyzing technological characteristics in the probe development, key technology breakthroughs and technological promoting roles of Chang’e-3 are both described.

Keywords

Chang’e-3probetechnological advancementtechnological promotion
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