Chandrayaan-3 is launched by ISRO into a translunar orbit. What to anticipate on August 5
Tuesday saw the announcement from the Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) that Chandrayaan-3 had successfully completed its laps of the Earth and was now its route to the Moon.
"At ISTRAC, a successful perigee-firing was conducted (ISRO Telemetry, Tracking and Command Network). The spacecraft was launched by ISRO into a translunar orbit "It read.
"The national space agency announced that Chandrayaan-3 had finished its orbits of the Earth and was now heading for the moon. The Lunar-Orbit Insertion is scheduled for August 5, 2023, when it will reach the moon "announced ISRO.
ISRO is preparing for a vital move as the Chandrayaan-3 spacecraft gets closer to the moon.
An ISRO representative told PTI that the Chandrayaan-3 spacecraft successfully left Earth's orbit after the trans-lunar injection and is now travelling towards the Moon. The moon soft landing attempt on August 23 had been previously confirmed by the ISRO.
The orbit of the Chandrayaan-3 spacecraft was gradually boosted in five stages after it was launched on July 14 for a trip to the Moon.
Previous to this, as part of the Chandrayaan-3 mission to the Moon, the spacecraft's orbit was gradually boosted in five phases after launch on July 14.