India plans unmanned spacecraft to Mars in 2013

By The Christian Science Monitor
Thursday, August 2, 2012 15:39 EDT
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The High-Resolution Stereo Camera (HRSC) on board ESA?s Mars Express has returned images of Echus Chasma in this image made available on July 14, 2008, via AFP
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India plans 2013 mission to Mars (+video) (via The Christian Science Monitor)

India plans to send an unmanned orbiter to Mars in November 2013 to study the climate and the geology of the Red Planet. According to AFP, India’s Prime Minister, Manmohan Singh, has given his authorization and the final government approvals are expected at the end of this week. “We will embark on…

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