chandrayaan-3 Trajectory planning

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Why Rockets Cannot Directly Land on the Moon from Earth Launching Pad Without Going into Orbit First

Chandrayaan 3 cannot directly land on the Moon from an Earth launching pad without going into orbit first due to several reasons. Lets look into factors like Escape velocity, Fuel, Trajectory planning and Lunar landing maneuvers. Escape velocity: The escape velocity required to leave Earth’s gravitational pull is approximately 11.2 […]