Nasa's LRO camera spots Chandrayaan-2 lander Vikram's debris on Moon surface
Monday, 2 December 2019 Analysis of the images taken by NASA's Lunar Reconnaissance Orbiter (LRO) Camera, released early on December 3 (IST), for the first time, has indicated the debris of Vikram, the Chandrayaan-2 lander that hard-landed on Moon on September 7. In a statement, NASA said: "Vikram lander found." An image of Moon with blue and green dots show the impact point of Vikram and an associated debris field.
WASHINGTON — NASA has unveiled designs for a medium-sized lunar lander that would be able to carry payloads that weigh up to 300 kilograms to the moon's polar regions.
Payloads may include scientific instruments, a robotic rover and even a ramp for the rover.
The lander will include a thermal...