Vikram lander

Could not sleep after Chandrayaan 2 lander failed to land on lunar surface: PM Modi to students during Pariksha Pe Charcha 2020

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Monday (January 20) said that he was unable to sleep on the night when Chandrayaan 2's Vikram lander failed to land on the moon's surface successfully. 

Jan 20, 2020, 11:58 AM IST

Our own orbiter had located Vikram Lander earlier, says ISRO Chief K Sivan after NASA releases images

On its website, a statement was issued by the space agency on September 10, 2019, stating, "Vikram lander has been located by the orbiter of Chandrayaan-2, but no communication with it yet. All possible efforts are being made to establish communication with the lander."

Dec 04, 2019, 09:08 AM IST

DNA Analysis of Chanrayaan 2's Lander Found

Shanmugam Subramaniam saw the images of the moon's surface on two laptops for 7 hours every day until he found what he thought might be the debris of the moon lander.

Dec 03, 2019, 22:46 PM IST

Badhir News: Special show for hearing impaired, 3rd December 2019

This is a special segment for hearing impaired which brings to you latest updates of the afternoon. Watch this video to know the latest news stories of the day.

Dec 03, 2019, 20:20 PM IST

NASA finds Chandrayaan-2's Vikram Lander on moon's surface, releases images of impact site

The NASA posted images clicked by its Lunar Reconnaissance Orbiter (LRO) Camera, showing the site`s changes on the Moon and the impact point before and after the spacecraft had made a hard-landing on the lunar surface. It also showed the impact spot of the lander and an associated debris field created by the crash with blue and green dots respectively.

Dec 03, 2019, 06:46 AM IST

Chandrayaan-2: NASA doing 'rigorous' search for Vikram Lander with fresh lunar pictures

Vikram Lander lost contact with ISRO following its launch from Chandraayan-2 moon orbiter on September 6 and likely landed in an area around the moon's South Pole.

Oct 17, 2019, 09:49 AM IST

Badhir News: Special show for hearing impaired, 27th September 2019

This is a special segment for hearing impaired which brings to you latest updates of the afternoon. Watch this video to know the latest news stories of the day.

Sep 27, 2019, 16:20 PM IST

Chandrayaan-2's Vikram lander possibly hiding in shadow on lunar surface, yet to determine location: NASA

The National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA) informed it is possible that the Vikram lander of Chandrayaan-2 is hiding in a shadow on the lunar surface after it had a hard landing. It added that the precise location of the spacecraft in the lunar highlands is yet to be determined.

Sep 27, 2019, 09:26 AM IST

Chandrayaan-2 orbiter doing extremely well: ISRO chief K Sivan

A national-level committee is now analysing what really went wrong with the lander said Sivan. He said after the committees submit the report, the ISRO might work on the future plan. 

Sep 26, 2019, 14:02 PM IST

The final call: ISRO makes last attempts to connect with Chandrayaan 2's Vikram Lander before Lunar Night falls

Once the Lunar night falls, the lander – which is designed to operate on solar power – will receive no sunlight to generate energy.

Sep 21, 2019, 08:43 AM IST

Chandrayaan 2: Deadline to re-establish contact with Vikram Lander to end on September 21

Scientists at the Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) are making their last calls on Friday to bring back lander ‘Vikram’ of the grand lunar mission Chandrayaan-2, as the Moon is set to enter its night in the next 24 hours. Watch this video to know more.

Sep 20, 2019, 23:04 PM IST

Chandrayaan 2: Deadline to re-establish contact with Vikram Lander to end on September 21

The 14-day timeline given by ISRO for establishing contact with the Lander has a deadline of September 21 because after that the moon region will enter into a lunar light. On the afternoon of September 19, based on the photographs received by scientists, there was a long shadow appearing on the lunar surface. 

Sep 20, 2019, 18:43 PM IST

UP's Rajnikant won't land unless ISRO 'recovers' Chandrayaan-2's Vikram Lander

The man climbed New Yamuna Bridge in Prayagraj with the Indian flag and refused to get down unless ISRO manages to 'recover' Chandrayaan-2's Vikram lander.

Sep 18, 2019, 14:48 PM IST

Thank you for standing by us, tweets ISRO for support on Chandrayaan-2's Vikram Lander

"Thank you for standing by us. We will continue to keep going forward - propelled by the hopes and dreams of Indians across the world," read ISRO's tweet. 

Sep 17, 2019, 20:52 PM IST

Brad Pitt asks NASA astronaut about Chandrayaan 2

Pitt's call to Hague was aired on Nasa TV, and was part of the actor's promotional tour for his new film "Ad Astra".

Sep 17, 2019, 18:26 PM IST

Chandrayaan-2: NASA's lunar probe to fly over Vikram lander on Tuesday, new information expected

United States space agency NASA's lunar probe will fly over the landing site of Chandryaan-2's Vikram Lander on the Moon on Tuesday, September 17. New information regarding the condition of the lander is expected from this expedition.

Sep 16, 2019, 16:34 PM IST

Chandrayaan 2: NASA helping ISRO establish communication with Vikram lander

The ISRO is trying to establish link with Vikram with its Indian Deep Space Network (IDSN) at Byalalu near Bengaluru.

Sep 13, 2019, 15:00 PM IST

Chandrayaan-2 is most trending hashtag in India

India's ambitious lunar mission - Chandrayaan-2 - has become the country's most trending hashtag on social media platforms such as Twitter, with 67,554 tweets in between September 1-9, a new study revealed on Tuesday.

Sep 11, 2019, 08:29 AM IST

ISRO making all efforts to communicate with Chandrayaan-2's Vikram Lander

Taking to micro-blogging platform Twitter on Tuesday morning, ISRO updated that though the lander was located but no communication with it has been made yet.

Sep 10, 2019, 11:27 AM IST

'Dream lives on': Amul wins hearts with post on ISRO's Chandrayaan-2 Vikram Lander

The post is winning the internet and the hearts of several Indians. "The dream lives on... the mission will be accomplished soon," it said while sharing the heartwarming tweet.

Sep 10, 2019, 08:01 AM IST