Whole planet to be benefitted by Chandrayaan-2: Former NASA astronaut

Former National Aeronautics and Space Administration’s (NASA) astronaut Jerry M Linenger expressed confidence on India’s lunar mission Chandrayaan-2 after second de-orbiting manoeuvre of Vikram lander was completed successfully.

The Vikram lander is inching towards historic achievement of soft landing. Linenger said that it’s a fantastic bold mission and people have not gone before to South Pole of the moon, no matter what the outcome, it’s still a success for the planet and not just for India.(ANI)