Saturday, March 30, 2013

Indian Mars Mission in November 2013 .. Mangalyaan ..

After NASA and European Space Agency's Mars landing probes, India's ISRO will be the third country in the world to send a probe to Mars .. China's Yinhuo launched in 2011, had to be destroyed in space due to malfunction in its firing/burning rockets..

The proud thing is it is being launched on board PSLV C 25 in Nov 2013, probably again with our own Kunhikrishnan in command of the launch at Srikarikotta.

Mangalyaan will reach Mars by Sept of 2014, crash land itself on Martian surface and in the process take some pictures and beam back to earth, how they did with chandrayaan ....


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