February 13 news, according to media reports, China Aerospace Science and Technology Group Five courtyard Tianwen 1 Mars probe sent a letter.
Tianwen-1 tells us that it will make many orbit adjustments in the future, and it will probably land on the surface of Mars in May.
It is reported that since its successful launch on July 23, 2020, tianwen-1 has successfully completed one deep space maneuver and four midway corrections. When it arrived on Mars, its flight distance was about 475 million kilometers and 192 million kilometers away from the earth.
The medium resolution camera, high resolution camera, mineral spectrum analyzer and other payload carried by tianwen-1 orbiter will start to work one after another to carry out multi-dimensional exploration on Mars. The probe plans to select a plane to land on Mars from May to June 2021 to carry out patrol exploration.