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Chandrayaan 3 to launch in early 2021, will have a lander-rover duo says Union Minister Jitendra Singh
India

Chandrayaan 3 to launch in early 2021, will have a lander-rover duo says Union Minister Jitendra Singh

Chandrayaan-1, launched in 2008, has sent images which show that Earth's satellite may be rusting along the poles.

Chandrayaan 3: To test and prepare for successful landing, ISRO to recreate lunar craters in village near Bangalore
India

Chandrayaan 3: To test and prepare for successful landing, ISRO to recreate lunar craters in village near Bangalore

A source revealed that the artificial moon craters will be about 10 metres in diameter and will be three metres deep.

Chandrayaan 2 orbiter completes one year around the moon, has enough fuel for seven years: ISRO
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Chandrayaan 2 orbiter completes one year around the moon, has enough fuel for seven years: ISRO

ISRO said that the Chandrayaan 2 orbiter has completed 17 orbit maintenance manoeuvres since achieving 100 km lunar orbit on 24th September 2019.

ISRO marks Vikram Sarabhai's birthday with Chandrayaan 2's photos of Sarabhai crater
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ISRO marks Vikram Sarabhai's birthday with Chandrayaan 2's photos of Sarabhai crater

Within 300 kilometres east of the crater is the site where the Apollo 17 and Luna 21 missions had landed.

Chandrayaan-2 rover, lander may have partially survived landing, says engineer who discovered Vikram lander debris
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Chandrayaan-2 rover, lander may have partially survived landing, says engineer who discovered Vikram lander debris

Subramanian said he was seeking an explanation of how the rover may have moved, and for ISRO's validation of his findings.

Researchers from Jadavpur University work on simulation for ISRO to ensure soft landing for the lander on the moon, other planets
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Researchers from Jadavpur University work on simulation for ISRO to ensure soft landing for the lander on the moon, other planets

The project is part of ''Respond programme'' by ISRO with premier academic institutions related to space science, space technologies.

Chandrayaan 3: ISRO starts work on second lander mission to the moon, launch planned in early 2021
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Chandrayaan 3: ISRO starts work on second lander mission to the moon, launch planned in early 2021

Chandrayaan 3 lander, rover and rocket will cost ISRO Rs 610 crores, of which Rs 360 crore is for the GSLV-MkIII.

Four astronauts shortlisted for Gaganyaan; Chandrayaan 3 gets govt approval says ISRO chief K Sivan
India

Four astronauts shortlisted for Gaganyaan; Chandrayaan 3 gets govt approval says ISRO chief K Sivan

Chandrayaan-3 will consist of lander and rover and will cost approximately Rs 250 crore.

Chandrayaan 3 to launch in 2030, will cost lesser than the second mission, Union Minister Jitendra Singh
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Chandrayaan 3 to launch in 2030, will cost lesser than the second mission, Union Minister Jitendra Singh

He said that calling Chandrayaan 2 a disappointment was wrong since it was India's maiden attempt.

Space and Astronomy in 2019: Unforgettable findings and events in space exploration, the universe
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Space and Astronomy in 2019: Unforgettable findings and events in space exploration, the universe

We saw the first black hole photo, many moon landings, the most distant asteroid ever imaged beyond Pluto among other spectacular wonders.

Chandrayaan 2: Failure is part of the 'big game', shouldn't discourage the science community, says NASA-JPL CTO
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Chandrayaan 2: Failure is part of the 'big game', shouldn't discourage the science community, says NASA-JPL CTO

The NASA JPL Chief emphasised a familiar statistic quotes at the time of Vikram's planned landing — 40% of moons missions in last 60 years have failed.

How NASA's LRO found ISRO's Vikram lander with assistance from Chennai engineer
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How NASA's LRO found ISRO's Vikram lander with assistance from Chennai engineer

ISRO never released images or other data to corroborate that it had located the Vikram lander.

Daily Bulletin: NASA finds Vikram Lander, NATO summit to begin in London, SPG amendment bill in RS; day's top stories
India

Daily Bulletin: NASA finds Vikram Lander, NATO summit to begin in London, SPG amendment bill in RS; day's top stories

NASA finds Vikram Lander, releases images of impact site on Moon surface; Amit Shah to move SPG amendment bill in Rajya Sabha; BJP to expel Jharkhand rebels ahead of state polls; day's top stories

Chandrayaan 2: Vikram lander's impact site, 'extensive' debris field found by NASA's LRO with help from Chennai engineer
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Chandrayaan 2: Vikram lander's impact site, 'extensive' debris field found by NASA's LRO with help from Chennai engineer

Also marked in the images is a piece of debris identified by an amateur space enthusiast, computer programmer and mechanical engineer.

What happened to Chandrayaan 2's Vikram lander, and four other things we learnt from the Lok Sabha Q&A with ISRO
India

What happened to Chandrayaan 2's Vikram lander, and four other things we learnt from the Lok Sabha Q&A with ISRO

Singh didn't divulge much specific information on the investigation into the lander's broken communication link or hard-landing.

Chandrayaan 2: Vikram's hard landing was 500m from designated site, says DoS Chief to Parliament
India

Chandrayaan 2: Vikram's hard landing was 500m from designated site, says DoS Chief to Parliament

He also said the launch, orbit critical manoeuvres, lander separation, de-boost and rough braking phase were a success.

Chandrayaan 3: India's second attempt to land on the Moon planned for November 2020
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Chandrayaan 3: India's second attempt to land on the Moon planned for November 2020

The mission will feature an entirely new lander and rover, which ISRO engineers are already working on, but not an orbiter.

Chandrayaan 2: Orbiter's Terrain Mapping Camera-2 returns glorious new photos of moon's surface
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Chandrayaan 2: Orbiter's Terrain Mapping Camera-2 returns glorious new photos of moon's surface

The Terrain Mapping Camera-2 onboard Chandrayaan 2 can create a digital elevation model of the lunar surface.

ISRO confirms it was alerted about DTrack malware during Chandrayaan 2, says it had no impact
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ISRO confirms it was alerted about DTrack malware during Chandrayaan 2, says it had no impact

ISRO employees may have accidentally installed malware on to their systems after opening phishing emails.

Chandrayaan 2: Orbiter insturments study Argon 40 levels in moon's exosphere for the first time
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Chandrayaan 2: Orbiter insturments study Argon 40 levels in moon's exosphere for the first time

Also referred to as a 'gas held prisoner by lava', Argon 40 can be used to date lava flow that is between a million and billion years old.