India’s low-cost Mars Orbiter Mission

Mars Orbiter Mission India

The space agency of the Government of India is Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO)  and this space agency established on 15 August 1969.ISRO make the new history in the space race on  24 September 2014 by his successful  Mangalyaan mission.

 

The Mars Orbiter Mission, also known as Mangalyaan. Mangalyaan is a space satellite and it orbiting Mars since 24 September 2014. This was India’s first interplanetary mission and ISRO is the fourth space agency to reach the mars, and India is the first country in Asia who reach the mars in his first attempt. Mangalyaan cost was $ 74 million and it launched on 5 November 2013, and it was entered in Mars orbit on 24 September 2014.

Managlyaan designed and tested by ISRO center Bangalore. and his camera and other scientific instrument made by Satellite Application center Ahmedabad, and its communication tracking by Deep Space Network (IDSN) antenna at Byalalu.

Names: Mangalyaan
Mission type: Mars orbiter
Operator: ISRO
COSPAR ID: 2013-060A
Elapsed: 3 years, 18 days
Launch mass: 1,337.2 kg
Launch date: 5 November 2013
Rocket: PSLV-XL C25
Launch site: Satish Dhawan Sriharikota, India
Orbital insertion: 24 September 2014

Images Captured by Mangalyaan

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