took to Twitter and wrote, "The final and fifth Lunar bound orbit manoeuvre for Chandrayaan-2 spacecraft was performed successfully today [September 1] beginning at 1821 hrs IST as planned, using the onboard propulsion system.
"Congratulations to Team ISRO
on Chandrayaan 2 entering the moon's orbit.
The Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO
) has just released the first pictures of the Earth captured by Chandrayaan 2, India's second Moon mission.
According to an (https://www.isro.gov.in/gslv-mk-iii-chandrayaan-2-mission) official statement by the ISRO
, a series of maneuvers will be carried out to raise its orbit and put Chandrayaan-2 on Lunar Transfer Trajectory.
Speaking about the launch, Dr K Sivan, Chairman of ISRO
, said: "1200 people watched and enjoyed today's PSLV C 45 launch from the new viewers' gallery at Sriharikota.
The Indian Cabinet chaired by Prime Minister Narendra Modi was apprised of an MoU signed between India represented by ISRO
and Oman represented by the Ministry of Transport and Communications (MoTC) on cooperation in the peaceful use of outer space, in February, 2018 at Muscat, stated a press brief from the Indian government.
The UAE 2117 MARS mission is a very great vision, one that will help the UAE achieve greatness in space exploration, says Dr K Sivan, Chairman, Space Commission Secretary, Department of Space Chairman, Isro
Sivan, current Chairman of ISRO
, that the scientific presentation at the summit is the outcome of ongoing cooperation between the space programmes of India and UAE, which is set to reach new heights in the coming months.
Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO
) Chairman A S Kiran Kumar said: "The mission was unsuccessful." "The rocket heat shield didn't separate.
In 2014, ISRO
became the world's fourth space agency to reach Mars.
official told Indian news agency IANS that the two air-breathing engines hugging an Advanced Technology Vehicle rocket normally start breathing air when the rocket reaches a height of 11 kilometres.
Senior scientists from ISRO
Ahmedabad will explain the exhibits to the visitors, along with student volunteers.