On the morning of May 15,China's first Mars exploration mission tianwen-1 successfully landed on MarsIt is another significant milestone in the development of China's space industry.
After this successful landing on Mars,China will be the third country after the United States and Russia to successfully complete Mars exploration, and the second country after the United States to successfully land on the surface of Mars.
After the success of tianwen-1, the aviation departments of the United States, the European Union and Russia also sent congratulatory messages.
Thomas Zurbuchen, deputy director of NASA, said on the tweet:Congratulations to CNSA Tianwen team for successfully landing China's first Mars Exploration Rover, zhurong! Together with the global scientific community, we are looking forward to the important contribution this mission will make!
The Russian space agency also issued congratulations, saying it was a great success of the space exploration program of the people's Republic of China.