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Chang'e-3 to land on the moon Saturday  


2013-12-13 15:41 Ecns.cn Web Editor: Wang Fan

(ECNS) -- China's Chang'e-3 lunar probe, which is carrying moon rover "Yutu", is scheduled to land on the moon around 9:40 pm Saturday (Beijing Time), reported the Legal Evening News.  [Special coverage]

If everything goes according to plan, it will be the first time for a Chinese spacecraft to soft-land on the surface of an extraterrestrial body.

Chang'e-3 Moon Probe Launch

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