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Chandrayaan-2: Everything You Need to Know About India's Moon Mission

India | News18 | July 14, 2019, 12:50 pm
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 Chandrayaan-2, which is set for launch on July 15, is a sequel to Chandrayaan-1, India's maiden unmanned moon mission which was announced by late Prime Minister Atal Bihari Vajpayee on the 56th Independence Day in 2003. The moon landing, the main part of India's second lunar mission --Chandrayaan-2 -- is not like an aircraft taking off from one airport and landing in another. (Image: ISRO)

Chandrayaan-2, which is set for launch on July 15, is a sequel to Chandrayaan-1, India's maiden unmanned moon mission which was announced by late Prime Minister Atal Bihari Vajpayee on the 56th Independence Day in 2003. The moon landing, the main part of India's second lunar mission --Chandrayaan-2 -- is not like an aircraft taking off from one airport and landing in another. (Image: ISRO)

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 India's ambitious moon landing mission Chandrayaan-2 launch was called off due to a technical snag in the 'Bahubali' rocket about one hour before it was to blast-off.

India's ambitious moon landing mission Chandrayaan-2 launch was called off due to a technical snag in the 'Bahubali' rocket about one hour before it was to blast-off. "It is not possible to make the launch within the launch window. The revised launch schedule will be announced later," an official announced from the Mission Control Centre. Minutes before making this announcement, the officials put on hold the countdown for less than five minutes. (Image: ISRO)

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