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List of Chandrayaan-2's Vikram Lander's payloads and their functions

As India and the world await Chandrayaan-2`s soft-landing on the moon, the significance of landmark space mission has been a point of discussion among the scientist community and social media alike.

Sep 06, 2019, 13:16 PM IST

List of Chandrayaan-2's Orbiter payloads and their functions

As India and the world await Chandrayaan-2`s soft-landing on the moon, the significance of landmark space mission has been a point of discussion among the scientist community and social media alike.

Sep 06, 2019, 12:49 PM IST

Have questions about Chandrayaan-2? Here's all you need to know about it and its journey to Moon

Chandrayaan-2 will make soft landing on the surface of the moon between 1:30 am to 2:30 am on Saturday, followed by the Rover roll out between 5:30 am to 6:30 am.

Sep 06, 2019, 11:00 AM IST

Chandrayaan-2, India's ambitious moon mission, all set to script history. Know why it is important and what makes it special

Chandrayaan-2 is scheduled to make a soft landing on the surface of the moon on the intervening night of Friday and Saturday between 1:30 am to 2:30 am. With the Chandrayaan-2 spacecraft, India is all set to touch down on moon's south polar region, where no country has ever gone before.

Sep 06, 2019, 09:56 AM IST

Chandrayaan-2's Vikram lander sets course for Moon's South Pole

The required orbit for the Vikram Lander to commence its descent towards the surface of the Moon has been achieved. The landing of Vikram lander will be followed by the 'Pragyan' Rover roll out, from inside it, between 5.30 am to 6.30 am. 

Sep 06, 2019, 09:17 AM IST

Separation of Vikram Lander from Chandrayaan-2 Orbiter will take place on Monday

The event is scheduled to commence between 12.45 pm to 13. 45 pm (IST). Following this, there will be two deorbit manoeuvres of the Vikram Lander to prepare for its landing in the south polar region of the moon.

Sep 02, 2019, 11:02 AM IST

Live updates: Chandrayaan-2 successfully enters Moon’s orbit

After Chandrayaan-2's insertion into the lunar orbit, ISRO will carry out four more orbit maneuvers.

Aug 20, 2019, 09:20 AM IST

DNA: Chandrayaan-2 to take 48 days to reach moon, know why?

In this segment of DNA, we bring to you a comparison between NASA's Apollo-11 and ISRO's Chandrayaan - 2. People are asking why Chandrayaan-2 will take 48 days to reach Moon as compared to Apollo -11 that only took 4 days. Here's a detailed answer. #Chandrayaan2 #IndiaMoonMission #DNA

Aug 09, 2019, 22:54 PM IST

Chandrayaan-2: Here's how women power is powering India's Rs 978 crore moon mission

Watch: Women scientists working on Chandrayaan-2 mission.Watch full video to know more. #IndiaMoonMission #ISRO

Jul 14, 2019, 21:24 PM 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

Chandrayaan-1 mission data helps confirm presence of ice on Moon: NASA

The data was collected by NASA's Moon Minerology Mapper which was part of Chandrayaan-1's payload.

Aug 21, 2018, 19:50 PM IST

Chandrayaan-II set for April launch; rover to aim for moon's south pole: Jitendra Singh

While this is not India's first mission to the Moon, it is certainly the Indian government’s most ambitious Moon research project till date.

Feb 16, 2018, 17:36 PM IST

Chandrayaan-II landing site identified; rover to spend 14 days on lunar surface: ISRO chief

ISRO chairman Dr K Sivan said that they have identified two locations for the landing.

Feb 05, 2018, 10:30 AM IST

Preparations on for launch of Mars Orbiter Mission

Preparations are afoot in Sriharikota for the launch of Mars Orbiter Mission Mangalyaan on PSLV C25, ISRO Chairman K Radhakrishnan said.

Oct 17, 2013, 21:26 PM IST

India`s second moon mission Chandrayaan-2 stuck in limbo

India`s second mission to Moon appears headed for a prolonged delay following uncertainty over availability of lander from Russia even as the `desi` rocket to launch the space odyssey would take time to become operational.

Aug 01, 2013, 15:09 PM IST

ISRO terminates Chandrayaan-1 moon mission: Nair

India`s maiden Rs 400 crore moon
mission Chandrayaan-1 was on Sunday terminated, about one year
before the odyssey`s expected end, after ISRO failed to
restore the snapped communication link with the unmanned
spacecraft.

Aug 30, 2009, 21:50 PM IST