India Moon landing: India launches mission to far-side of the Moon - Track progress here

Express.co.uk | 7/23/2019 | Sebastian Kettley
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But now that the spacecraft has escaped the Earth’s gravity, it will take at least 47 days to reach the Moon.

Kailasavadivoo Sivan, chairman of ISRO said: “It is the beginning of a historical journey of India towards the Moon, and to land at a place near the south pole to carry out scientific experiments to explore the unexplored.”

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