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India's moon mission unveiled

September 18, 2008
Chandrayan, India's historic moon mission, will be launched between October 22 and October 26.

Director of the Indian Space Research Organisation's Satellite Centre Dr T K Alex and Project Director of the Chandrayan-I mission Dr Anna Durai informed media persons at Bengaluru on Thursday that the exact date for the launch has not been fixed, but the window period is between October 22 and 26.

Image: The spacecraft at the ISRO centre.
Text: Vicky Nanjappa | Photographs: KPN Photo

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