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NASA aims to build on Moon as a way station for Mars

July 19, 2019 1:07 pm

“We are working right now, in fact, to put together a comprehensive plan on how we would conduct a Mars mission using the technologies that we will be proving at the moon,” Jim Bridenstine, the administrator of the US space agency told reporters on Monday

Apollo 11 Moon Landing 50th Anniversary: Everything that happened in 1969

July 13, 2019 7:52 pm

Apollo 11 Moon Landing 50th Anniversary 2019: Here is what happened in July 1969 when the Apollo 11 mission was launched.

Israel wants to land on the Moon. First its spacecraft needs to stick the orbit

April 04, 2019 8:24 am

If the spacecraft Beresheet misses the rendezvous, it probably will not have another chance. If the manoeuvre works, Beresheet will be reined into an elliptical orbit around the moon, passing within 310 miles of the surface and swinging out as far as 6,200 miles away.

Apollo Celebratory Gala opens countdown to 50th anniversary of first moon landing

July 24, 2018 3:33 pm

As the 50th anniversary celebrations of the first moon landing were kicked off by the Apollo Celebratory gala, astronaut Buzz Aldrin was a noticeable absentee from the event.

Termination of Team India contract won’t affect ties with pvt firms: ISRO chief

January 26, 2018 3:26 am

Team Indus, a Bangalore start-up, was one of the shortlisted participants in the Google Lunar XPrize contest, as part of which it was supposed to send a spacecraft to the moon.

Moon mission: Start-up has contract, not clearance

June 21, 2017 5:55 am

6 months before scheduled launch of rover on ISRO rocket, firm with Antrix contract waits and hopes