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China is the only country to successfully land on the hemisphere of the moon that faces away from Earth. * The container containing the samples collected by Changa 6 is expected to land on Earth on June 25
The purpose of the mission is to test the materials' resistance to radiation and the potential for the compatibility of printed parts in future space missions
The unmanned Chandrayaan 1 mission will launch in June, a delay of about three months. Separately, India will soon announce the exact flight dates of its first manned mission to the moon
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