Chandrayaan-2’s 95 per cent objective achieved: Former ISRO chief

Former ISRO Chairman G Madhavan Nair said today the Chandrayaan-2 has achieved 95 per cent of its mission objectives, the lander’s unsuccessful bid to touch-down on the Lunar surface notwithstanding. Continue Reading

Chandrayaan 2: ISRO successfully carries out Moon lander separation

ISRO on Monday successfully carried out the separation of lander ‘Vikram’ from Chandrayaan-2 orbiter, the space agency said. Continue Reading

Countdown begins for Chandrayaan-2 lift-off

The Indian Space Agency is all set to make history, when its second lunar mission, Chandrayaan-2, carrying an Orbiter, Lander (Vikram) and Rover (Pragyan) as payloads, will be launched tomorrow at 2.51 am from the second launch pad from the spaceport of Sriharikota. Continue Reading