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Chandrayaan-2: One year since launch, first science data on polar water-ice, minerals expected by October 2020
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Chandrayaan-2: One year since launch, first science data on polar water-ice, minerals expected by October 2020

Water-ice near the polar regions, water-bearing minerals, and Argon concentrations in the exosphere are some key areas of data to expect.

ISRO postpones planned announcement by agency's chief to 10.30 am on 25 June
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ISRO postpones planned announcement by agency's chief to 10.30 am on 25 June

The last we heard from the agency about a space mission was the postponement of the GISAT-1 launch in March.

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.

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.

Chandrayaan 2: NASA to perform a 'rigorous' search for Vikram lander in new images of the crash site
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Chandrayaan 2: NASA to perform a 'rigorous' search for Vikram lander in new images of the crash site

Unlike in September, the lighting conditions this time were much more favourable, with relatively fewer shadows.

Chandrayaan 2: NASA releases photos of Vikram lander 'obscured in lunar highlands' as seen by its lunar orbiter
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Chandrayaan 2: NASA releases photos of Vikram lander 'obscured in lunar highlands' as seen by its lunar orbiter

NASA admitted just days ago that the Vikram lander may not be in the 'field of view' of the LRO's on-board camera.

No more hope to communicate with Vikram lander after Lunar night sets today
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No more hope to communicate with Vikram lander after Lunar night sets today

ISRO has said once the Lunar night falls, there would be no sunlight for the lander to generate power

Chandrayaan 2: Lander Vikram to make its first in-orbit manoeuvre around the moon by 9.45pm today
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Chandrayaan 2: Lander Vikram to make its first in-orbit manoeuvre around the moon by 9.45pm today

The landing module will carry out this first of two manueovres before its highly-anticipated soft-landing on 7 September.

Chandrayaan 2 composite to attempt last in-orbit manoeuvre before landing, by 7pm today
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Chandrayaan 2 composite to attempt last in-orbit manoeuvre before landing, by 7pm today

The attained circular orbit will be close enough for the Vikram lander, currently bound to the orbiter in a 'composite', to separate.

Chandrayaan 2 breezes through fourth orbit-lowering manoeuvre before separation
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Chandrayaan 2 breezes through fourth orbit-lowering manoeuvre before separation

Chandrayaan 2 is expected to make a long-awaited powered descent & landing on 7 Sept at 1.40 am.

Chandrayaan 2 spacecraft set to make a final orbit-lowering manoeuvre at 6 pm today
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Chandrayaan 2 spacecraft set to make a final orbit-lowering manoeuvre at 6 pm today

From 2 Sep, all eyes will be on the lander, Dr Sivan said, much like a bridegroom on her wedding.

Chandrayaan 2: ISRO shares first Earth pictures clicked by on-board L-14 camera
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Chandrayaan 2: ISRO shares first Earth pictures clicked by on-board L-14 camera

On 2 August, the fourth earth-bound orbit-raising manoeuvre of the Chandrayaan 2 was successfully performed.

Chandrayaan 2: NASA congratulates ISRO on launch, seeks to explore South Pole for Artemis mission
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Chandrayaan 2: NASA congratulates ISRO on launch, seeks to explore South Pole for Artemis mission

Chandrayaan 2 is set to make India the fourth country, in the world, to land a man-made object on the moon.

Chandrayaan 2 launch: ISRO successfully launches India's second moon mission aboard the GSLV Mk-III
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Chandrayaan 2 launch: ISRO successfully launches India's second moon mission aboard the GSLV Mk-III

Chandrayaan-2 will attempt to make a soft landing in a region 600 kilometres away from the lunar South pole.

Chandrayaan-2 launch: ISRO chief K Sivan prays at Tirumala temple for mission's success
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Chandrayaan-2 launch: ISRO chief K Sivan prays at Tirumala temple for mission's success

It has been a custom with all ISRO chiefs to visit the temples ahead of big missions.

Chandrayaan 2 Launch Live Streaming: When and where to watch ISRO Chandrayaan-2 mission in India time
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Chandrayaan 2 Launch Live Streaming: When and where to watch ISRO Chandrayaan-2 mission in India time

The mission is set to launch on 15 July at 2.51 am from the Satish Dhawan Space Centre in Sriharikota, Andhra Pradesh.

Chandrayaan 2 launch date and time: ISRO's first attempt at landing on the Moon launches on 15 July
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Chandrayaan 2 launch date and time: ISRO's first attempt at landing on the Moon launches on 15 July

The Chandrayaan-2 orbiter, lander & rover will be launched into Earth's orbit on the GSLV-MkIII in mid-July 2019.

Only one of three Chandrayaan-2 modules are mission-ready ahead of launch: ISRO
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Only one of three Chandrayaan-2 modules are mission-ready ahead of launch: ISRO

Chandrayaan-2 is the ISRO's first mission with a planned lander & rover on the lunar surface.