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Mars orbit


Arab spacecraft enters orbit around Mars in historic flight

February 09, 2021 11:57 pm

Ground controllers at the UAE's space centre in Dubai rose to their feet and applauded when word came that the unmanned craft, called Amal, Arabic for Hope, had reached the end of its nearly seven-month, 300-million-mile journey and had begun circling the red planet.

Milestone Mars

September 25, 2014 12:17 am

Mangalyaan will help unravel Martian mystery. And make India’s pitch to satellite and technology markets.

'ISRO's Mangalyan and NASA's Maven will complement each other in Mars findings'

November 19, 2013 2:53 pm

ISRO and NASA will coordinate functions once both orbiters get into orbits in Sept next year.

The late beginner advantage

November 12, 2013 10:38 pm

The Mars mission is a technology demonstrator that will be important in planning Isro’s future missions