The "Beijing Youth Daily" reported that recently China has completed experiments and testing of the major engineering systems of its phase I lunar orbiting and probe program. The launch is expected this year. A general plan for the phase II project has been formulated and discussed.
On July 6th, at the forum for national defense, science, technology and industrial independent innovation, held by the Commission of Science Technology and Industry for National Defense, it was announced that according to the State Council's united plan, every major project scheduled in China's national defense, science, technology and industrial fields have made steady progress. Independent innovation is improving in multiple ways.
By Peopole's Daily Online