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‘India’s lunar mission found moon alive & kicking’


July 16th, 2012 - 6:11 pm ICT by IANS
Mysore (Karnataka), July 16 (IANS) India's maiden moon mission Chandrayaan-1 found the earth's satellite alive and kicking, demolishing myths about it being bone dry and inactive for millions of ... Read more...

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India’s second moon mission to carry five instruments


August 30th, 2010 - 11:23 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, Aug 30 (IANS) India's second moon mission in 2013 will carry five scientific instruments on board the spacecraft Chandrayaan-2 that will also have a lander and a rover to ride ... Read more...

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Chandrayaan: Fact-sheet of aborted moon mission


August 30th, 2009 - 9:11 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, Aug 30 (IANS) India's first unmanned moon mission was called off Sunday, a day after the Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) lost radio contact with it. Here are the main ... Read more...

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India’s first moon mission Chandrayaan-I “definitely over”, says project director


August 29th, 2009 - 11:43 pm ICT by ANI
Bangalore, Aug 29(ANI): India's ambitious moon mission -- Chandrayaan-I -- came to an abrupt end on Saturday after losing radio with the spacecraft."The mission is definitely over. We have lost contact ... Read more...

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Lunarcraft loses contact, India may abort moon mission (Second Lead)


August 29th, 2009 - 10:24 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, Aug 29 (IANS) India may have to abort its first moon mission after attempts Saturday to restore radio contact with its lunarcraft Chandrayaan-1 proved futile, a senior space official said. "Chandrayaan ... Read more...

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India’s first moon mission may be over, says project director


August 29th, 2009 - 6:36 pm ICT by ANI
Bangalore, Aug 29 (ANI):India's ambitious moon mission -- Chandrayaan-I -- has probably ended after loosing radio contact since Saturday noon, said its project director M. Annadurai, but Indian Space Research Organisation ... Read more...

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Radio contact lost with Chandrayaan-I : ISRO


August 29th, 2009 - 4:47 pm ICT by ANI
Bangalore, Aug.29 (ANI): Radio contact with Chandrayaan-I spacecraft was abruptly lost at 1:30 a.m. on Saturday.Deep Space Network at Byalalu near Bangalore received the data from Chandrayaan-I during the previous orbit ... Read more...

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Radio contact with India’s lunarcraft Chandrayaan lost


August 29th, 2009 - 4:37 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, Aug 29 (IANS) Radio contact with India's first lunarcraft Chandrayaan-1 was abruptly lost early Saturday, the Indian space agency said. "The contact was lost at 01.30 IST as the deep space ... Read more...

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Chandrayaan beams moon’s shadow during solar eclipse (Lead) (With Images)


July 28th, 2009 - 9:56 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, July 28 (IANS) India's first lunar mission Chandrayaan-1 captured the shadow of the moon on the earth's surface during the July 22 total solar eclipse, an Indian space agency official ... Read more...

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Chandrayaan sends photos of total lunar eclipse (With Image)


July 28th, 2009 - 6:58 pm ICT by IANS
By Fakir Balaji Bangalore, July 28 (IANS) India's first lunar mission Chandrayaan-1 has captured the shadow of the moon on the earth's surface during the July 22 total solar eclipse, an Indian ... Read more...

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Two detained in Gujarat after survey raises suspicion


December 10th, 2008 - 10:53 pm ICT by IANS
Ahmedabad, Dec 10 (IANS) Two men, preparing a survey of an area near Jamnagar, have been detained by the Gujarat police's Anti-Terrorism Squad (ATS) for questioning though their employer insists they had ... Read more...

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Chandrayaan-1 starts observing the Moon


November 25th, 2008 - 12:30 pm ICT by ANI
Paris, Nov 25 (ANI): After Indias lunar orbiter Chandrayaan-1 released a probe that impacted close to the south pole of the Moon on November 14, the instruments on the spacecraft are ... Read more...

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After India lands probe on moon, focus back on spacecraft


November 15th, 2008 - 3:21 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, Nov 15 (IANS) A day after landing India's first probe instrument on the surface of the moon, the Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) was Saturday getting ready to activate eight other ... Read more...

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Chandrayaan-I lands on Moon with tri-colour


November 15th, 2008 - 12:57 pm ICT by ANI
Bangalore, Nov 15 (ANI): Chandrayaan-1, India''s first moon mission achieved a significant landmark on Friday when the Moon Impact Programme, (MIP) was ejected by the spacecraft successfully onto the lunar surface ... Read more...

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Chandrayaan’s journey to lunar orbit (To go with India successfully puts spacecraft…)


November 8th, 2008 - 8:37 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, Nov 8 (IANS) Chandrayaan-1, India's first unmanned mission to moon, has travelled more than 380,000 km in 12 days after its launch from Sriharikota in Andhra Pradesh Oct 22 to enter ... Read more...

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Indias Chandrayaan successfully settles into lunar trajectory


November 6th, 2008 - 1:05 pm ICT by ANI
Paris, Nov 6 (ANI): Following a fifth orbit-raising maneuver, Indias Chandrayaan-1 spacecraft has successfully settled into a trajectory that will take it to the Moon.Chandrayaan-1 is Indias first mission to venture ... Read more...

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Future lunar landing site much more rugged than previously believed


February 28th, 2008 - 2:10 pm ICT by admin
Washington, Feb 28 (ANI): The proposed site for the landing of a future human lunar lander on the surface of the moon, has determined by NASA as being much more rugged than ... Read more...

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