Chandrayaan-2 all set to launch

Written By Siva Sai Teja | Updated: July 13, 2019 12:21 IST
Chandrayaan-2 all set to launch

Chandrayaan-2 all set to launch
 
India set ready to international space race on Monday when it launches a low-cost mission to become only the fourth country to land a probe on the moon.
 
Chandrayaan-2 will help expand India's footprint in space, inspire a future generation of scientists, engineers, and explorers and surpass international aspirations. Chandrayaan-2 is an advanced version of the previous Chandrayaan-1 mission, which was launched about 10 years ago.
 
Chandrayaan-2 will be launched by a GSLV Mk-III rocket, will land on the Moon around September 6 this year -- less than two months after being launched from the Satish Dhawan Space Centre in Sriharikota.
 
The Chandrayaan-2 launch will take place in the early hours of Monday, July 15 - 2:51 am to be precise. Those wanting to watch the Chandrayaan 2 launch live have several choices.
 
The Chandrayaan-2 launch can also be viewed via live streaming services.
 
The Chandrayaan 2 live streaming source will be Indian Space Research Organisation (Isro) itself. The space agency will run a live stream of the Chandrayaan 2 launch on its social media handles. Follow @isro on Twitter or log on to https://www.facebook.com/ISRO where the space agency will live stream the Chandrayaan 2 launch.




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