In reply to @AkashvaniAIR
As 🇮🇳 awaits the launch of #Chandrayaan2 @ 2:43PM, here's a snapshot of the #GSLVMkIII *⃣India's most powerful launcher till date *⃣Capable of launching 4-tonne class of satellites *⃣Identified as launch vehicle for crewed missions under the Indian Human Spaceflight Programme
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#Chandrayaan2 includes a domestically developed lunar orbiter 👇 *⃣ It will orbit the Moon at an altitude of 100 km *⃣ It will carry scientific instruments including improved versions of those flown on Chandrayaan-1 *⃣ Mission life of the Orbiter is one year

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In reply to @AkashvaniAIR
*⃣ The Lander of #Chandrayaan2 is named 'Vikram' after Dr Vikram A Sarabhai, the Father of the Indian Space Programme *⃣ Will execute a soft landing on the lunar surface *⃣ Designed to function for one lunar day, which is equivalent to about 14 Earth days
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