Chandrayaan-3 is likely to be launched during Q3 of 2022

Chandrayaan-3 realization resumed after commencement of unlock period and is in matured stage of realization.

Jul 29, 2021 03:07 IST India Infoline News Service

The Union Minister of State (Independent Charge) Science & Technology; Minister of State (Independent Charge) Earth Sciences; MoS PMO, Personnel, Public Grievances, Pensions, Atomic Energy and Space, Dr Jitendra Singh said that Chandrayaan-3 is likely to be launched during the third quarter of 2022 assuming normal workflow henceforth. 

In a written reply to a question in the Lok Sabha, he said, the realization of Chandrayaan-3 is in progress.

He said that the realization of Chandrayaan-3 involves various processes including finalization of configuration, subsystems realization, integration, spacecraft level detailed testing and several special tests to evaluate the system performance on earth. The realization of progress was hampered due to the COVID-19 pandemic.

However, he also added that all that was possible in work from home mode were taken up even during lockdown periods. Chandrayaan-3 realization resumed after commencement of unlock period and is in matured stage of realization.

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