Aditya-L1 Completes Fourth Earth-Bound Manoeuvre, Prepares for Earth Departure

  • ISRO’s Aditya-L1 spacecraft successfully executed its fourth earth-bound manoeuvre, getting ready for Trans-Lagrangian Point 1 Insertion on September 19.
  • The mission is India’s first to study the Sun from a halo orbit around the Sun-Earth Lagrangian point, nearly 1.5 million kilometers from Earth.
  • Equipped with seven scientific payloads, Aditya-L1 aims to observe various layers of the Sun and study space weather dynamics.
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