Chandrayaan 3, India’s Lunar Exploration Mission, is scheduled to be launched on the 13th July around 2:30 PM, according to ISRO.
- The mission is being carried out by the Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) and aims to demonstrate critical technology for landing the spacecraft on the Moon.
- Chandrayaan-3 is a follow-on mission to Chandrayaan-2 and is designed to showcase the capability of safe landing and roving on the lunar surface.
- The mission consists of a Lander module, Propulsion module, and a Rover, all of which are indigenous.
- The primary objectives of Chandrayaan-3 include achieving a safe and soft landing on the lunar surface, rover roving on the Moon, and conducting in-situ scientific experiments.
- Science and Technology Minister Dr. Jitendra Singh has confirmed that Chandrayaan-3 has successfully completed the essential tests.
Question : When is Chandrayaan-3 scheduled to be launched?
a) 10 August 2023
b) 13 July 2023
c) 5 July 2023
d) 21 August 2023
Answer: b) 13 July 2023