China reports successful spacecraft landing on Mars | ABC News [Video]

China has become just the third country to land a spacecraft on Mars. Subscribe: Read more here:’s a huge step forward for China’s space program and confirms their status as a major player in the 21st century space race.The Chinese craft was carrying a rover that will now spend 90 days exploring the Martian surface, searching for signs of ancient life. ABC News provides around the clock coverage of news events as they break in Australia and abroad, including the latest coronavirus pandemic updates. It’s news when you want it, from Australia’s most trusted news organisation.For more from ABC News, click here: more ABC News content ad-free on iview: deeper on our ABC News In-depth channel: ABC News on Facebook: ABC News on Instagram: ABC News on Twitter: #ABCNewsAustralia