Vikram Lander(Search results - 22)
India18, Oct 2019, 8:43 AM IST
Chandrayaan 2: ISRO releases illuminated image of lunar surface; begins spectroscopic studies
The Imaging Infrared Spectrometer (IIRS) in Chandrayaan 2 is designed to measure the reflected sunlight and emitted part of Moonlight from the lunar surface in narrow and contiguous spectral channels. ISRO has shared the first illuminated image of the lunar surface on its Twitter handle.
India27, Sep 2019, 8:31 AM IST
Chandrayaan 2’s Vikram had a hard landing; NASA releases images
Chandrayaan 2’s lander Vikram that was supposed to land on the lunar surface lost contact with ISRO moments before the scheduled landing time. NASA has now released images captured by its Lunar Orbiter Camera that shows that the lander suffered a hard landing.
India26, Sep 2019, 4:59 PM IST
Chandrayaan-2: ISRO chairman Sivan says orbiter doing well but no signal from Vikram lander
Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) chairman K Sivan stated, "The orbiter is doing very well and all its operations have commenced. We have not received any signal from Vikram lander, but orbiter is working very well."
India20, Sep 2019, 9:28 AM IST
Chandrayaan 2: Vikram lander to be silent forever as cold lunar night descends
Chandrayaan 2’s lander Vikram, that was supposed to soft land on the lunar surface on September 7 will now move towards a cold lunar night. The lander and its instruments will be frozen, observes ISRO.
India18, Sep 2019, 11:42 AM IST
Chandrayaan 2: ISRO extends gratitude after losing contact with lander
The Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) has taken to Twitter to thank the nation for standing it. This after the organisation lost contact with Chandrayaan 2’s lander moments before its soft landing on the lunar surface.
World16, Sep 2019, 12:31 PM IST
NASA's lunar probe to fly over landing site of Vikram Lander, to share information with ISRO
In what comes as a relief to ISRO, NASA stated that their lunar probe will fly over the landing site of Chandrayaan-2's Vikram Lander on Tuesday
India13, Sep 2019, 9:59 AM IST
Chandrayaan 2: PM Modi’s presence at ISRO bad luck for scientists, says Kumaraswamy; BJP gives befitting reply
Prime Minister Narendra Modi was at Bengaluru’s Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) to witness the soft landing of Chandrayaan 2’s lander Vikram. However, ISRO lost connection with the lander minutes before the scheduled landing. Former chief minister has raked up the incident and blamed PM Modi for the “misfortune”.
India11, Sep 2019, 9:34 AM IST
Special prayers offered to Moon God for communication with Vikram Lander
Prayers to establish contact with Vikram Lander: Devotees offered special prayers at Sri Kailasanathar Temple in Thanjavur, Tamil Nadu. It is one of the nine temples dedicated to Navagraha (nine planets).
World9, Sep 2019, 6:05 PM IST
While ISRO spots Vikram, Japan set for joint lunar polar exploration before early 2020s
In a statement, Japan embassy said that Japan Aerospace Exploration Agency (JAXA) and ISRO are planning a Japan-India joint lunar exploration that would be launched in the early 2020s
India9, Sep 2019, 2:18 PM IST
Chandrayaan 2: ISRO finds Vikram lander in tilted position on lunar surface
ISRO scientists have found the Vikram lander lying on the lunar surface after a hard landing, in a tilted position. Vikram lander lost connection with the ground staff just minutes away from the scheduled soft landing.
India9, Sep 2019, 9:05 AM IST
Chandrayaan 2: ISRO’s effort to restore link with Vikram lander more difficult with time say officials
ISRO is relentlessly working towards restoring a link with Chandrayaan 2’s lander Vikram. However, ISRO scientists believe that that the longer it takes, the lesser the probability to establish link.
India8, Sep 2019, 2:08 PM IST
ISRO scientists locate Vikram lander in tact, trying to establish contact
The Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) has located the exact location of the Vikram lander using Optical High Resolution Camera (OHRC). The organisation is trying to establish contact with the lander.
Trending8, Sep 2019, 12:40 PM IST
Tears of sincerity stands out, overshadows fake cries
Just For Laughs on MyNation points out the huge difference between the tears shed by ISRO chief K Sivan after the failure of Vikram Lander module of Chandrayaan-2 and the crocodile tears shed by politicians.
India7, Sep 2019, 5:34 PM IST
Chandrayaan2: While ISRO analyses contact loss with lander, Congress MLA says Russia may have played spoilsport
While ISRO wonders why lander lost contact, Congress MLA UT Khader has opined that Russia may have played a role in it.