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Russia and China plan to build joint lunar space station

/ 09:34 PM March 09, 2021
Russia and China plan to build joint lunar space station

The moon as seen through a telescope. Image: courtesy of Coleen Santos (FILE PHOTO)

MoscowRussia Russia and China on Tuesday signed a memorandum of understanding for the joint construction of a lunar space station, Russia’s space agency Roscosmos said in a statement.

It said the lunar station will be designed as a “complex of experimental research facilities created on the surface and/or in the orbit of the Moon” and would be available for use by other interested countries and international partners.

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TOPICS: China, lunar space station, Moon, Roscosmos, Russia, Space
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