Israel congratulates India, ISRO for successful Lunar Orbit insertion of Chandrayaan-2

Must Read

President Ram Nath Kovind appoints new governor for Kerala, Telangana, Himachal Pradesh and Maharashtra

President Ram Nath Kovind appointed new governors for Maharashtra, Kerala, Telangana, Rajasthan, and Himachal Pradesh on Sunday. https://twitter.com/ANI/status/1168037199767457792 Former Union Minister Kalraj...

NRC list for Assam released; Fear looms as 19 lakh people face exclusion

NRC (National Register of Citizens) for Assam has been published at 10 am today. The final list excludes over...

Lateral Entry Era Begins as Union govt. appoints 9 professionals to Joint Secretary posts

The government has appointed its first batch of private professionals to the post of Joint Secretary in various ministries....

New Delhi, August 20: Israel congratulated India on Tuesday for successfully placing second moon mission “Chandrayaan-2” in the moon’s orbit.

The spacecraft will next month attempt to make a landing on moon, according to ANI news reports, Israeli embassy in India extended its best wishes for this success of India’s moon mission.

In a tweet, the Israeli embassy said: “Congratulations to India and Team @ISRO for successfully completing Lunar Orbit insertion of #Chandrayaan2. Good Luck for a successful & soft landing on the moon next month! #Chandrayan2.”

India’s second moon mission module – Chandrayaan2, has begun orbiting the Moon, around a month after it blasted off, the officials have confirmed the report.

New Delhi hopes the $145m (£116m) moon mission will be the first-ever mission to land on the south pole of the moon.

India’s moon mission, Chandrayaan-2, was set off from the Satish Dhawan Space centre in Andhra Pradesh‘s district of Nellore at Sriharikota, by ISRO.

Setting in place India’s bid to return to the moon, the Indian space agency’s heavy-lift rocket, the Geosynchronous Satellite Launch Vehicle-Mark III (GSLV-Mk III), carrying the 3,850 kg Chandrayaan-2 spacecraft, blasted off on July 22 afternoon, according to reports.

 

Also read: 

LEAVE A REPLY

Please enter your comment!
Please enter your name here

- Advertisement -

Latest News

R&D centre for clean coal unveiled in Bengaluru

Bengaluru, Sep 16 (IANS) Union Minister of Science and Technology Harsh Vardhan on Monday opened the national centre for...

RBI expands BBPS coverage to all categories

Mumbai, Sep 16 (IANS) The Reserve Bank of India on Monday expanded the Bharat Bill Payment System coverage to included all categories of billers,...

Wanted criminal held in Narela murder case

New Delhi, Sep 16 (IANS) With the arrest of 25-year-old history-sheeter, the Delhi Police claimed to have solved the Virender Maan murder case, who...

GM, TCS launch partnership for global vehicle engineering

New Delhi, Sep 16 (IANS) Automobile manufacturer General Motors and IT major Tata Consultancy Services on Monday entered into a partnership for future global...

Italy resuming a central role in Europe: EU Commissioner

Rome, Sep 16 (IANS/AKI) With its new left-leaning government, Italy, a founder member of the European Union, and the eurozone's third largest economy, is...
- Advertisement -

More Articles Like This