New Delhi; Leading News Service: The Indian Space Research Organization (ISRO) is preparing to launch Chandrayaan-3 on July 13. Preparations for it are almost complete. ‘Chandrayaan-3’ encapsulated assembly joined with ‘LVM-3’ at Satish Dhawan Space Center in Sriharikota on Wednesday, marking the start of Chandrayaan-3 mission, ISRO tweeted a video. .
If the lander of ‘Chandrayaan-3’ succeeds in landing on the moon, India will become the fourth country in the world to do so. Earlier, US, Russia and China have landed their spacecraft on the moon. ‘Chandrayaan-2’ was launched on 22 July 2019. The Vikram lander was destroyed on September 7, 2019, after 2 months of trying to land on the South Pole of the Moon. Since then, India is preparing for the ‘Chandrayaan-3’ mission.
Early hours today, at SDSC-SHAR, the movement of the LVM3 M4 vehicle with Chandrayaan-3 to the launch pad has commenced. pic.twitter.com/Oxb7arzpYr
— ISRO (@isro) July 6, 2023
Chandrayaan-3 mission: Objective to study the moon
ISRO wants to study the moon under the Chandrayaan mission. India successfully launched ‘Chandrayaan-1’ for the first time in 2008. After this, India failed in the launch of ‘Chandrayaan-2’ in 2019. Now India is trying to create history by launching ‘Chandrayaan-3’. It will be launched from the Satish Dhawan Space Center in Sriharikota.
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