View Full Version : History Created as India Dares Unknown and Achieves Near Impossible – MOM Successfull

2014-Sep-24, 12:10 PM
Space history was made today when India’s car sized Mars Orbiter Mission (MOM) successfully fired its braking rockets and arrived in Mars orbit today (Sept 23 EST/Sept 24 IST) on the nation’s first attempt to explore the Red Planet. India thereby joins an elite club of only three other entities who have launched probes that […]

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