Tuesday / 30 September 2014

India Mangalyaan Scientist Says Human Moon Mission On Horizon


ISRO Liquid Propulsion Systems Centre Director K Sivan Discusses India Lunar Ambitions During Update Of Mangalyaan Mars Orbiter Mission Success / Possible Extended Lifespan; India “Developing Capability & Technology For [Crewed] Mission To Moon. We Have A Policy & We Will Do It When We Mature On It”; Capacity To Conduct Efficient, Cost-Effective Missions (First Country To Reach Mars Orbit On First Attempt, Mangalyaan Orbiter Cost Only US$74M) May Allow India To Advance Human Settlement Of Moon, Multi World Species Status

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