About three months after the failed Indian moon mission, the U.S. space Agency Nasa has found the Remains of the lunar module "Vikram" on the moon. The countries of the "Chandrayaan-2"Mission is to be crashed on the moon's surface.
Nasa released on Monday a satellite image of the crash site and the miles of scattered debris-parts of the module are to be seen.
The #Chandrayaan2 Vikram lander has been found by our @NASA moon mission, the Lunar Reconnaissance Orbiter. See the first mosaic of the impact site https://t.co/GA3JspCNuh pic.twitter.com/jaW5a63sAf— Nasa (@Nasa) December 2, 2019
The Indian space Agency, Isro had on your moon mission "Chandrayaan-2" at the beginning of September, just a few moments before landing lost on the moon's surface contact to the landing module. What exactly happened with "Vikram", remained first unclear.
The planned landing on the moon was one of the prestigious projects of the country. India wanted to be with "Vikram" the fourth moon country nation in the world. The lunar module was supposed to land in the vicinity of the South pole on the moon. There, no one has yet landed. Even before the planned landing, the Isro had given a soft landing on the moon was a very complex maneuver. Authorities chief Kailasavadivoo Sivan spoke of "15 minutes of terror."
the moon landings get so far, only the US, Russia and China. An Israeli private company, had failed in April, with his moon mission: The spacecraft crashed after a technical error at the time of landing on the surface of the moon. (sda)
Created: 03.12.2019, 12:05 PM