First Chinese Mission To Mars
An unmanned probe to Mars was launched successfully launched by China last week. Now it has became the member of elite club of space faring nation. China`s largest carrier rocket, the long March Y-4 blasted off with the probe at 0441 GMT from Wen Chang launch centre. The probe is expected to reach Mars in February. The mission might be challenging and not be following the footsteps of other countries this might be an exploration project that’s why no assurance of 100 percent success. Eight spacecrafts from U.S, European Union and India are already on the way to Mars is large enough for many countries to explore. Chinese probe will carry 13 scientific instruments to study the planet surface, atmosphere, sign of water and ice.