Shukrayaan 1: India’s Planned Orbiter Mission to Venus

Shukrayaan

Shukrayaan 1, which means “Venus Craft,” is a mission being planned by the Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) to orbit Venus and study its surface and atmosphere. The project was announced in 2012, and funds were released in 2017 to complete preliminary studies. Instruments for the mission have also been announced, and depending on the … Read more