China’s Mars mission: Hong Kong scientists behind Zhu Rong landing demand more government support for aerospace research

//China’s Mars mission: Hong Kong scientists behind Zhu Rong landing demand more government support for aerospace research

China’s Mars mission: Hong Kong scientists behind Zhu Rong landing demand more government support for aerospace research

The Hong Kong scientists behind China’s Mars mission have called on the local government to provide more support for aerospace research in the city, as they recounted the technological challenges of making the landmark project a success.Researchers at Polytechnic University revealed on Friday the pressure they were under to enable Tianwen-1 Lander’s smooth landing on the red planet last Saturday.They had been in a race against time to analyse all the rover’s potential landing sites, while also…

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