Chandrayaan finishes fourth orbit-raising manoeuvre

The ISRO on Thursday successfully completed the fourth orbit-raising manoeuvre (earth-bound perigee firing) of the Chandrayaan-3 mission.

The fourth orbit-raising manoeuvre is performed successfully from ISTRAC/ISRO, Bengaluru. This means that Chandrayaan-3 is now in an orbit which when closest to earth is at 233 km and farthest at 71,351 km.

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