America hails India on Chandrayaan-3 moon landing


In the method, India turned the primary nation among the many elite group to have its rover on the moon’s south pole area, which the Indian Space Research Organisation believes may have traces of water.

Washington: American politicians, newspapers and house analysis establishments hailed India Wednesday on the profitable moon landing of Chandrayaan-3 because the nation entered the elite membership of three different nations — United States, Russia and China — which have a rover on the lunar floor.

In the method, India turned the primary nation among the many elite group to have its rover on the moon’s south pole area, which the Indian Space Research Organisation believes may have traces of water.

“Congratulations to India for the historic landing of Chandrayaan-3 on the southern polar region of the moon,” US Vice President Kamala Harris stated on X, often called Twitter until just lately.

“It is an incredible feat for all the scientists and engineers involved. We are proud to partner with you on this mission and space exploration more broadly,” stated Harris, whose mom was from India. The vp heads the National Space Council.

Space cooperation was one of many main subjects of debate throughout Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s State go to to the US this summer season. India signed the Artemis accord, and likewise the 2 international locations determined to work collectively on a world house station.

“Congratulations ISRO on your successful Chandrayaan-3 lunar South Pole landing! And congratulations to India on being the 4th country to successfully soft-land a spacecraft on the Moon. We’re glad to be your partner on this mission!” stated NASA Administrator Bill Nelson.

Chandrayaan-3 touched down on the unchartered lunar south pole at 6.04 pm on Wednesday. No nation has ever landed on the treacherous south pole that scientists imagine may maintain necessary reserves of frozen water and treasured parts. Russia’s south pole-bound Luna-25 spacecraft crashed into the Moon on Sunday after spinning uncontrolled.

“Congratulations to ISRO and the people of India for the Chandrayaan-3’s historic landing on the South Pole of the Moon. We look forward to deepening our partnership with India on space exploration in the years ahead,” US National Security Advisor Jake Sullivan stated.

Senator John Cornyn, Co-Chair of the Senate India Caucus, stated Chandrayaan-3 landing on the moon was a ‘victory cry of a brand new India’.

Congressman Rich McCormick stated it was an “amazing achievement for our friends in India”.

Congressman Don Beyer congratulated the ISRO and all who labored to make the “remarkable and historic” achievement potential.

Indian-American Congressman Raja Krishnamoorthi stated the profitable landing of the Vikram lander on the moon’s floor is a historic accomplishment for India, and a serious step in lunar discovery for the world.

Congressman Michael McCaul, the Chairman of the House Foreign Affairs Committee, stated he was wanting ahead to see what India and the US can accomplish within the outer house collectively. “I want to congratulate India for being the fourth country to land on the moon. This historic success adds a new dimension to our partnership.”

Congratulations to India for its profitable landing of Chandrayaan3 on the moon, stated Congressman Brad Sherman. “India is the first country to ever land a craft on this part of the lunar surface.”

The Science wing of the US Department of State congratulated their “Artemis Accords partner ISRO”. “Your success will power the imagination and light the future of people around the world,” it stated.

Mainstream American newspapers, a lot of which had been sceptical of India’s house mission and typically even made enjoyable of it by means of cartoons, famous the good Indian achievement.

“The Chandrayaan-3 mission makes India the first country to reach the lunar south polar region in one piece and adds to the achievements of the country’s homegrown space program,” The New York Times reported.

The Washington Post wrote a few tales protecting numerous views and an opinion piece to have a good time this historic event.

“It is a marvelous achievement for India’s space program and symbolic of an important moment in geopolitics. For the successful landing came just days after a Russian mission to the same region went haywire and smashed into the lunar surface like a hammer coming down on the last nail in the coffin of Russia’s decline,” wrote David Von Drehle, Deputy Opinion Editor of the every day.

“‘India Is on the Moon’: Chandrayaan-3 Spacecraft Lands on Lunar South Pole,” wrote The Wall Street Journal.

Congratulatory message got here from a number of eminent individuals as effectively. Indian American CEOs Satya Nadell from Microsoft and Sunder Pichai of Google led the US company sector in lauding the success of India’s mission.

“My congratulations to ISRO on the moon landing of the Chandrayaan-3. What an exciting moment for India and the future of space exploration,” Nadella wrote.

Pichai described an an unbelievable second! “Congratulations to ISRO for the successful landing of #Chandrayaan3 on the moon this morning. Today India became the first country to successfully achieve a soft landing on the southern polar region of the moon,” he stated.

“Wow! Chandrayaan-3’s moon landing is a great achievement for India and all humanity! Congratulations to the ISRO team and all of India,” stated Gita Gopinath, First Deputy Managing Director of the IMF.

“India, you have made history today,” stated African American singer Mary Millben in a video message posted on numerous social media platforms.

Astrophysicist Neil deGrasse Tyson, who has greater than 14 million followers on X, stated, “Congratulations to India for landing Chandrayaan-3 on the Moon ? joining Russia, USA, & China as the only countries to have achieved this feat. More importantly, it’s the first mission of any country to arrive near the Lunar South Pole – a possible location for future Moon bases.”

Dr. Michael Salla, writer of the Secret Space Programs Book sequence, stated India is quick turning into a serious house energy. “Its PM, N. Modi, believes ancient Vedic India also flew to the Moon on Vimanas,” he stated.

Nilesh Desai
Nilesh Desai
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