Vikram had hard landing, NASA releases high-resolution images

Vikram had a “hard landing”, NASA said today, as it released high-resolution images captured by its reconnaissance orbiter of the Moon’s unchartered south pole where the Chandrayaan 2 lander attempted to soft-land during the ambitious mission three weeks ago. Continue Reading

Efforts to contact Vikram lander failed: ISRO chief

ISRO Chairman K Sivan today said all efforts to reach Vikram lander have failed. Continue Reading

ISRO racing against time to spring Vikram lander back to life

ISRO is racing against time to spring ”Vikram” back to lifeand salvage the lander-rover part of the Chandrayaan-2 mission. Continue Reading

Chandrayaan-2 successfully enters orbit around Moon

Lunar Orbit Insertion (LOI) manoeuvre was completed successfully at 0902 hours as planned, using the onboard propulsion system, the Bengaluru headquartered space agency said in a statement. Continue Reading