Chinese Space Program Falls Short Again

Catherine Wen
By Catherine Wen
May 29, 2020Chinashare

On May 5, Chinese officials announced the successful launch of their largest carrier rocket. It’s The Long March-5B, from the southern province of Hainan.

One day later, state-run media Xinhua said the Rocket’s core ran into a problem while returning to earth.

The defense department confirmed on May 11, the rocket fell out of the sky, reentering the atmosphere uncontrolled over the Atlantic ocean.

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