India Spacecraft Reaches Mars Orbit

India Spacecraft Reaches Mars Orbit

India’s space program made history Tuesday as their spacecraft reaches Mars orbit, a feat only done before by the U.S., Russia and the European Space Agency. Mission control personnel in Bangalore watched anxiously, then burst into applause, as Indian Space Research Organization’s (ISRO) Mars Orbiter Mission (MOM) or Mangalyaan (Mars craft in Hindi) successfully executed […]