Moon is in the Universe as the Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) plans to include a robotic rover as a part of its second Chandrayaan mission.
The rover will be designed to move on wheels on the lunar surface, do on-site chemical analysis and send the data to the Earth via the Chandrayaan-2 orbiter, which will be orbiting the Moon.
However, India is set to create history by joining the league of moon landers with is ambitious Chandrayaan II project This is India’s second lunar exploration mission after the famous Chandrayaan-1 launched in October 2008 the most ambitious moon exploration project by the Government of India till date.
The mission has been developed by the Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) and is likely to take place in the first quarter of 2018.
Moreover, It will be launched using a Geosynchronous Satellite Launch Vehicle (GSLV Mk II) which includes a lunar orbiter, lander and rover, all made in India’s space agency ISRO has announced its intention to launch a mission to the moon in 2018.
News of the planned lunar mission came courtesy of a Tweet from northeast region development minister Jitendra Singh last week….