Chandrayaan-2 launch in April, to aim for moon's south pole: Isro

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New Delhi: Chandrayaan-2, the lunar mission under which the ISRO will for the first time attempt to land a rover on the moon's south pole, will be launched in April, Jitendra Singh, in-charge of the Department of Space said on Friday. The rover of India's second lunar mission, costing nearly Rs 8...

The US plans to privatize the space station, make it a commercial venture

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New Delhi: The White House wishes to make the International Space Station (ISS) a commercial venture run by a private industry, with funding for the costly program within a few years. According to the Washington Post, the US plan involves privatizing the ISS, a low-orbit space laboratory piloted ...

The World's Biggest Rocket Soars in Maiden Test Flight

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The world's most powerful rocket, SpaceX's Falcon Heavy, blasted off Tuesday on its highly anticipated maiden test flight, carrying CEO Elon Musk's cherry red Tesla Roadster toward an orbit near Mars. Screams and cheers erupted at mission control in Cape Canaveral, Florida as the massive rocket f...

Chandrayaan-2 launch in April, to aim for moon's south pole: Isro

19 hours, 3

New Delhi: Chandrayaan-2, the lunar mission under which the ISRO will for the first time attempt to land a rover on the moon's south pole, will be launched in April, Jitendra Singh, in-charge of the Department of Space said on Friday. The rover of India's second lunar mission, costing nearly Rs 8...