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ISRO successfully tests Chandrayaan-2 Mission rocket’s cryogenic engine

India successfully tested the cryogenic engine for the heavy rocket that would launch the country's second moon mission on 3 January 2019, the space agency said on 12 October. "The cryogenic engine...

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For India's Second Moon Mission In 2019, ISRO Tests Cryogenic Engine

India successfully tested the cryogenic engine for the heavy rocket that would launch the country's second moon mission on January 3, 2019, the space agency said on Friday. "The cryogenic engine of...

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Sriharikota is a barrier island off the coast of the southern state of Andhra Pradesh in India. It houses India's only satellite launch centre in the Satish Dhawan Space Centre (also known as SHAR) and is used by the Indian Space Research Organisation to launch satellites using multi-stage rockets such as the Polar Satellite Launch Vehicle and the Geosynchronous Satellite Launch Vehicle.