Mars Orbiter Mission: 10 facts you should know
Mars Orbiter Mission: 10 facts you should know

R.Nandini

The Mars Orbiter Mission (MOM), also called Mangalyaan, is India’s first interplanetary mission to the planet Mars.

India`s Mars Orbiter Mission completes 100 days in space

India`s first interplanetary mission completes 100 days of its voyage towards Mars today.

56-hour countdown to India`s maiden Mars mission begins

The countdown for the India`s ambitious Rs 430-crore Mars Orbiter Mission (MOM) began Sunday 6.08 am at Sriharikota rocket port in Andhra Pradesh, a space agency official said.

ISRO initiates pre-countdown activities for Mars Orbiter Mission

The pre-count down activities of India’s first mission to Mars has begun at 08:45 hrs on Saturday, the Indian Space Research Organisation announced.

Countdown for Mars mission to begin on Sunday

Countdown for India`s Mars Orbiter Mission (MOM) starts on Sunday as ISRO gears up for the country`s first inter-planetary venture, a shining star in the country`s space programme.

Mars spacecraft shipped out of Bangalore for Oct 28 mission

India’s Mars Orbiter Mission (MOM) spacecraft was shipped out of Bangalore today for the October 28 launch from the Sriharikota spaceport.

ISRO to launch Mars Orbiter Mission on October 28

India`s Mars Orbiter Mission is slated to be launched on October 28 after a national committee of experts gave the go ahead for the Rs 450 crore ambitious venture after threadbare deliberations.

India`s Mars satellite clears key launch test

The spacecraft is slated to be launched by Polar Satellite Launch Vehicle (PSLV-C25) during October 21-November 19.