Japan Does a Soft Moon Landing

  • Prime Minister, Mr Narendra Modi, congratulated Japan Prime Minister Fumio Kishida for JAXA’s first soft Moon landing.
  • India Space Research Organization (ISRO) is looking forward to cooperating with the Japan Aerospace Exploration Agency (JAXA) in space exploration.
  • Japan landed its SLIM (Smart Lander for Investigating Moon) on the mom’s surface.
  • It touched near the Shioli crater to the South Moon’s equator.
  • Now India and Japan have the technology for soft landing on the moon.
  • Both countries have planned a joint mission called the Lunar Polar Exploration Mission.

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