Indian Mars Mission

India on Oct. 2 moved its Mars Orbiter to the launch pad at Sriharikota for its scheduled liftoff to the red planet on Oct. 28. After a series of tests, scientists at the India Space Research Organization (ISRO) approved transport of the 1,340-kg (3,000-lb.) orbiter to the pad for integration with...

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