India’s Mars mission a success as Mangalyan enters Mars orbit, Prime Minister says ‘MOM never disappoints’.
India scripted history on Wednesday with the success of its Mars mission. As the Mangalyan entered the Mars orbit, making India the first country in the world to make it to the Red Plant in the first attempt. Mangalyan moved a step closer to home after the dormant main engine on the spacecraft was testfired flawlessly, ISRO looked confident of giving one final nudge to put it in orbit around Mars that saw it make space history.
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