Chandrayaan-I: Mission Summary
- Published on 08 February 2009
Chandrayaan: Mission Summary
Q: What is Chandrayaan?
A: Chandrayaan is the name of Indian Moon Mission. Chandrayaan-I is the first in this series. It is an unmanned mission.
Q: What does Chandrayaan mean?
A: In Sanskrit “Chandra” means moon and “yaan” mean craft or vehicle. So Chandrayaan literally means Moon-craft or Lunar-vehicle.