India launched its first moon to research spacecraft "Chandrayaan-1» (Chandrayaan-1). The launch was carried out from the spaceport at Sriharikota island located in the Bay of Bengal.
Indian companion went to the moon. Photo: ISRO / AP.
The launch of the lunar probe was for the people of India a real treat and a great source of pride. The next step will be to deep space mission "Chandrayaan-2", in which, in the 2011-2013 year, the moon must be an Indian "rover". The Indian government does not exclude the first Indian astronaut landing on the moon.
The head of the Indian Space Research Organization (ISRO), Madhavan Nair also said today that India is planning to carry out a scientific mission to Mars, will go to the "red" planet research probe.