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Chandrayaan-2 successfully enters Moon's second orbit, confirms ISRO

The second lunar bound orbit manoeuvre for Chandrayaan-2 spacecraft was performed successfully on Wednesday, said Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO). The orbit manoeuvre began at 12.50 pm and took 1,228 seconds (approx 20 minutes) to complete. The orbit achieved is 118 km X 4,412 km distance said ISRO.

Aug 21, 2019, 18:24 PM IST

DNA: Chandrayaan-2 successfully enters Moon’s orbit; Here's a detailed analysis

India’s Chandrayaan-2 on Tuesday morning successfully entered the Moon’s orbit. The Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) released a statement confirming the Lunar Orbit Insertion of Chandrayaan-2 at 9.02 am on Tuesday. Here's a detailed analysis. Listen in. #Chandrayaan2 #DNA #MoonOrbit

Aug 20, 2019, 22:54 PM IST

ISRO: Lander of Chandrayaan-2 will land on moon on September 7 at 1:55 AM

ISRO told that lander of Chandrayaan-2 will land on the moon on September 7 at 1:55 AM PM Modi is also invited to watch this precious moment for Indian history. Watch this video to know more.

Aug 20, 2019, 13:28 PM IST

Next major event on September 2: ISRO chief K Sivan explains the road ahead for Chandrayaan-2

Sivan said that the next major event for Chandrayaan-2 is September 2, when the Vikram lander will be separated from the orbiter.

Aug 20, 2019, 13:08 PM IST

Tense 30 minutes: ISRO chairman K Sivan on Chandrayaan-2 entering lunar orbit

It was a great relief and joy when the Chandrayaan-2 was put into the lunar orbit successfully, said ISRO chairman K Sivan.

Aug 20, 2019, 11:19 AM IST

Chandrayaan-2 successfully enters Moon’s orbit, ISRO confirms ‘all systems are healthy’

Following this, a series of orbit maneuvers will be performed on Chandrayaan-2 spacecraft to enable it to enter its final orbit passing over the lunar poles, says ISRO.

Aug 20, 2019, 10:19 AM IST

Exploring solar system's origin: ISRO explains why world wants to reach Moon's South Pole

ISRO has explained as to why all countries and space organisations are eyeing the South Pole of the Moon.

Aug 20, 2019, 09:30 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

Chandrayaan-2 set to enter lunar orbit on Tuesday

After Chandrayaan-2's insertion into the lunar orbit, ISRO will carry out four more orbit maneuvers to enter it into its final orbit over lunar poles.

Aug 20, 2019, 08:10 AM IST

ISRO's Chandrayaan-2 leaves earth's orbit, enters lunar transfer trajectory

Chandrayaan-2 will now approach the Moon on August 20 and finally land near the south pole of the moon on September 7.

Aug 14, 2019, 07:38 AM IST

Chandrayaan 2 will be around Moon on August 20, landing on September 7: ISRO

ISRO chairman K Sivan has said that Chandrayaan 2 will close the distance with the Moon from August 14.

Aug 12, 2019, 16:52 PM IST

Google Doodle celebrates 100th birth anniversary of ISRO founder Vikram Sarabhai

Google celebrated the 100th birth anniversary of Vikram Sarabhai-- known as the father of the Indian space programme, who founded Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO)-- with a Doodle on August 12, Monday.

Aug 12, 2019, 06:49 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

ISRO announces Vikram Sarabhai Journalism Award in space science, technology and research

The nominations are open to all Indians who have a good experience in journalism. The articles published from 2019 to 2020 will be considered, the ISRO said.

Aug 07, 2019, 23:39 PM IST

Fifth earth bound orbit raising manoeuver for Chandrayaan 2 spacecraft completed: ISRO

ISRO said that all spacecraft parameters are normal. The next maneuver is Trans Lunar Insertion (TLI), is scheduled on August 14 between 3am and 4 am (IST).

Aug 06, 2019, 17:31 PM IST

ISRO: The missions you know, the journey you don't

The Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) has released the first set of pictures of Earth captured by Chandrayaan-2 Vikram Lander. The images were released on Sunday by ISRO on microblogging site Twitter.

Aug 05, 2019, 09:04 AM IST

Isro releases Earth photos taken by Chandrayaan-2

Isro releases Earth photos taken by Chandrayaan-2. Watch video to know more.

Aug 05, 2019, 08:40 AM IST

ISRO scientists took inputs from Govardhana matha to perfect Chandrayaan-2 launch

It has been learnt that ISRO scientists consulted Swami Nischalananda Saraswati Puri Shankaracharya of Govardhana Matha before the July launch of Chandrayaan-2. This was done to dispel some of the doubts that the scientists had at the time.

Aug 04, 2019, 20:45 PM IST

ISRO releases first set of Earth pictures captured by Chandrayaan-2

Earth has been beautifully captured in the pictures by Chandrayaan-2 Vikram Lander LI4 camera.

Aug 04, 2019, 12:31 PM IST

Chandrayaan-2: Fourth earth bound orbit-raising manoeuvre successfully performed

The next orbit-raising manoeuvre is scheduled on August 6, 2019, between 1430 - 1530 hrs (IST), it said.

Aug 02, 2019, 18:00 PM IST