Indian Space Research Organisation known as ISRO, Mars Mission Mangalyaan – India created history on Wednesday, becoming the first country to successfully get a spacecraft into the Martian orbit on its maiden attempt. I feel very proud today because of all the unsung HEROs – our Scientists of ISRO, who’s relentless efforts put India on forefront of Space Technologies, as Mangalyaan solo flight enters in Mars Orbit and India become #FIRST country in the World to succeed in its first effort. My heartiest congratulations to ISRO Team and their leader.
India joins United States, European Space Agency and the former Soviet Union in the elite club of Martian explorers with the Mars Orbiter Mission, affectionately called MOM. India’s Mangalyaan flight is significant because of the fact that more than half the world’s previous attempts – 23 out of 41 Mars missions – have failed […]