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Chandrayaan 2

ISRO Chairman Dr K Sivan on India's second lunar mission Chandrayaan 2

The Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) will be launching India's second lunar mission Chandrayaan-2 on 15 July at 2:51 am. Announcing the launch date, ISRO Chairman Dr K Sivan said: "We are going to land on the Moon either on September 6 or September 7, that day happens to be the beginning of a lunar day. Watch this video to know more.

Jun 12, 2019, 15:30 PM IST

ISRO to launch India's second lunar mission Chandrayaan 2 on July 15

Chandrayaan-2 comes 10 years after ISRO launched its first lunar mission, Chandrayaan-1, in 2009. The mission included a lunar orbiter and an impactor but didn't include a rover like Chandrayaan-2. 

Jun 12, 2019, 14:15 PM IST

ISRO releases first pictures of Chandrayaan-2 at Bengaluru Satellite Integration and Testing facility

Chandrayaan-2 is scheduled to launch during the window of 9 July to 16 July 16 with an expected Moon landing on 6 September 2019. 

Jun 12, 2019, 11:22 AM IST

NASA refers to ISRO Chandrayaan-1's crucial discovery, says 'It's raining on the Moon'

Chandrayaan 1, India's first lunar mission launched on 2008 by the Indian Space Research Organisation, was the first spacecraft to detect water on the moon in 2018.

Jun 07, 2019, 18:35 PM IST

ISRO planning 7 interplanetary missions, including a solar probe, within a decade: Chairman Dr K Sivan

The missions include a probe to study Sun's corona, Venus, Mars Orbiter 2 and Chandrayaan 3.

May 18, 2019, 05:54 AM IST

ISRO gives a sneak peek into Chandrayaan-2 as it preps for July launch

This comes 10 years after the space agency launched its first lunar mission Chandrayaan-1 in 2009.

May 10, 2019, 14:30 PM IST

ISRO moon mission Chandrayaan-2 to scan lunar surface, look for specific minerals

Chandrayaan-2 comes 10 years after ISRO launched its first lunar mission, Chandrayaan-1, in 2009.

May 03, 2019, 10:35 AM IST

ISRO's Chandrayaan 2 will carry NASA's laser instruments to Moon

India's lunar mission Chandrayaan 2 is scheduled to be launched next month.

Mar 26, 2019, 10:46 AM IST

ISRO likely to launch Chandrayaan-2 mission in February 2019

Chandrayaan-2, the country's second mission to the Moon, comprises of an orbiter, a lander and a rover.

Jan 03, 2019, 16:40 PM IST

India plans to launch 32 space missions, including lunar mission Chandrayaan-2, in 2019

India`s maiden human space mission in 2021-22, Gaganyaan, will also be pursued this year.

Jan 02, 2019, 18:46 PM IST

Moon mission a calculated risk, says ISRO chairman K Sivan

Sivan was speaking at the ninth convocation of GITAM Deemed to be University at Rudraram in neighbouring Sangareddy district.

Sep 23, 2018, 00:02 AM IST

Chandrayaan 2: All you need to know about India's second date with Moon

All eyes would be on ISRO when it sends its second lunar probe mission - especially because its first was hailed as a massive achievement for being low-cost and yet enormously successful.

Apr 19, 2018, 08:02 AM IST

Giving India a new height in space technology, ISRO likely to launch Chandrayaan-2 in April

If due to unsuitable weather, the mission's launch does not take place in April, it can be launched till October this year.

Feb 17, 2018, 10:20 AM IST

Chandrayaan-II: Historical move for India as ISRO prepares for first ever Moon-landing mission

For the first time in Indian history, ISRO is all set to mark its presence on the Moon.  

Dec 03, 2017, 13:45 PM IST

ISRO's second date with moon: March 2018 launch for Chandrayaan-2

Dr Jitendra Singh, Union Minister of State (IC) for Atomic Energy and Space claimed that the launch will take place in the first quarter of 2018. 

Oct 25, 2017, 10:05 AM IST

India set for another rendezvous with Moon, Chandrayaan 2 to lift off in March 2018

Chandrayaan 2 will be launched aboard GSLV Mk 2, from the Satish Dhawan Space Centre in Sriharikota in Andhra Pradesh.

Sep 28, 2017, 14:10 PM IST

Chandrayaan 2 mission: India may launch its second mission to Moon in first quarter of 2018, says ISRO chief

SRO will develop an engine that will help in the controlled landing on the moon. The mission is currently planned for the first quarter of 2018.

Mar 02, 2017, 10:54 AM IST

Chandrayaan 2 may be an all India mission

Chandrayaan 2, the second mission to moon, could be an Indian programme all the way without any Russian support.

Aug 15, 2013, 00:39 AM IST