NEW DELHI, Dec. 11 (Xinhua) -- India's maiden Mars mission, called Mangalyaan, has successfully completed its first mid-course correction, an official of the state-owned space agency said Wednesday.
Mars One selects Lockheed Martin, SSTL to study first private Mars mission
WASHINGTON, Dec. 10 (Xinhua) -- Mars One, a Dutch-based non- profit organization that aims to establish a permanent human settlement on Mars by 2025, on Tuesday announced its partnership with U.S. aerospace giant Lockheed Martin and UK-based Surrey Satellite Technology Ltd. (SSTL) for its first unmanned mission to Mars in 2018.Full Story
India's Mars mission leaves Earth
NEW DELHI, Dec. 1 (Xinhua) -- India's maiden Mars orbiter mission, called Mangalyaan, Sunday left Earth for a 300-day journey to the Red Planet, an official of the state-owned space agency said.Full Story