Video: China Releases Footage of Tianwen-1 Probe Entering Red Planet’s Orbit

China’s Tianwen-1 spacecraft was launched toward Mars in July 2020 from the Wenchang Space Launch Center, and successfully entered the red planet’s orbit on Wednesday. The 5-ton probe isn’t expected to land on the Martian surface until sometime in May.

Video: China Releases Footage of Tianwen-1 Probe Entering Red Planet’s Orbit
China’s Tianwen-1 spacecraft was launched toward Mars in July 2020 from the Wenchang Space Launch Center, and successfully entered the red planet’s orbit on Wednesday. The 5-ton probe isn’t expected to land on the Martian surface until sometime in May.