Chandrayaan 2 Successfully Enters Moon’s Orbit In Make-Or-Break Move, Landing On The Moon Expected On September 7

India’s moonshot Chandrayaan 2 has been successfully moved into lunar orbit today, after about 30 days of space travel. This was perhaps the trickiest activity in the mission. A higher-than-anticipated methodology velocity would have bounced off the spacecraft into deep space, while a moderate methodology would have prompted the moon’s gravity to pull Chandrayaan 2… Continue reading Chandrayaan 2 Successfully Enters Moon’s Orbit In Make-Or-Break Move, Landing On The Moon Expected On September 7

India’s space agency ISRO launches ‘cloud-proof’ earth observation spy satellite RISAT-2B

India’s space agency Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) today effectively launched an earth observation spy satellite RISAT-2B that can take high resolution pictures of the earth amid day and night, and furthermore under cloudy conditions which will be used for surveillance, agriculture, forestry and disaster management support. The presentation of all-climate RISAT-2B (Radar Imaging Satellite-2B)… Continue reading India’s space agency ISRO launches ‘cloud-proof’ earth observation spy satellite RISAT-2B