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Chandrayaan-1 ; India’s First Mission To Moon


Chardrayaan-1 is the first Indian Mission to the Moon by the Indian Space Research Organization (ISRO) devoted to high-resolution remote sensing of the lunar surface features in visible, near infrared, X-ray and low energy gamma ray regions.

Chandrayaan mission is seen as major step in acknowledging India’s existence in space.


Mission Objectives

ISRO to launch “youth satellite”

ISRO to launch youth satellite, Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO),ISRO

The Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) is to launch a dedicated satellite for youth next year carrying scientific instruments developed by students from Indian and foreign universities.

“The Launch of this satellite is expected sometimes next year on-board a polar satellite launch vehicle (PSLV) ” Indian Space Research Organization (ISRO) chairman G. Madhavan Nair said.