BENGALURU—The launch of India’s second mission to the Moon has been put on hold after the discovery of a technical issue with the rocket system. The Chandrayaan-2 lunar mission countdown was aborted 56 min. before its scheduled liftoff at 2:51 a.m. local time July 15 from the spaceport in Sriharikota in India’s southern state of Andhra Pradesh. The rocket being used for the mission is India’s heaviest, the Geosynchronos Satellite Launch Vehicle (GSLV) Mk. ...

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