India’s Mars Mission Is Cheapest, Most Successful Ever

  The Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) created history by becoming the world’s only space agency to reach Mars on its first attempt. The Mars Orbiter Mission (MOM), unofficially called Mangalyaan, is also the cheapest spacecraft to reach Earth’s neighbour.   MOM was launched atop the indigenously built Polar Satellite Launch Vehicle (PSLV) C25 on … Continued