China's experimental cargo return capsule operates abnormally during its return

Source: Xinhua| 2020-05-06 17:23:10|Editor: huaxia

BEIJING, May 6 (Xinhua) -- A flexible and inflatable cargo return capsule that China sent into space for test for the first time operated abnormally during its return to the ground on Wednesday, according to the China Manned Space Agency.

Aboard the country's new large carrier rocket Long March-5B, the test capsule was launched from the Wenchang Space Launch Center on the coast of southern China's island province of Hainan on Tuesday.

Experts are now analyzing the relevant data, the agency said. Enditem