In what can be termed as a historic leap in the Space Research of India, GSLVMkIII-M1 successfully injected Chandrayaan-2 spacecraft into Earth Orbit. Around 16 minutes after lift off Chandrayaan-2 successfully separated from GSLVMkIII and spacecraft will now explore south pole of Moon.
The launch was initially supposed to happen on July 15th but the attempt was aborted due to a technical glitch. ISRO fixed the technical glitch and rescheduled the Chandrayaan-2 launch for July 22 at 2:43 pm. The Chandrayaan-2 mission is India’s second journey to the Moon and its most ambitious and complex space project yet.
In September this year, Chandrayaan-2 will aim to land a rover named Vikram on the Moon, making India the fourth country in the world to do so. Among the experiments the Chandrayaan-2 will carry out include tests to understand the extent of water distribution under the lunar surface.
Earlier, Chandrayaan-1 found evidence of water on the Moon. The orbiter will continue revolving around the Moon for a year, performing experiments to study the satellite’s outer atmosphere.Don't MissA Faithful Recreation That Can’t Avoid ComparisonsThe theatrical trailer of Jaanu starring Sharwanand and Samantha is out. It is a remake...Don't MissGN Rao Committee Not In Favor of Vishakapatnam As Capital?GN Rao Committee appointed by the Government has given its report supporting the Government's idea...Don't MissI Love Amaravati Becomes I Love APIt is known to our readers that the officials at AP Bhavan in Delhi had...Don't MissAP Cabinet Okays Three New Districts?It is known to our readers that YS Jagan Mohan Reddy when in Opposition had...Don't MissTime to Tap The Booming Market of UttarandhraSankranthi 2020 has brought in the much-needed cheer for the Tollywood Trade. Both the films...