TeamIndus

 

  • TeamIndus is Bengaluru-based private aerospace company.
  • TeamIndus is one of the four international teams and the only one from India that are running for the Google Lunar XPRIZE, a $30 million competition. The competition aims to encourage private companies to launch space missions.
  • It is planning to send a spacecraft to the moon aboard an Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) rocket
  • TeamIndus moon mission’s aim is to land this spacecraft on the moon. It will also travel at least 500 metres and beam high- definition images, video and data back to the earth.
  • Except for the launch vehicle, all of the technology that will power the lander and rover will be developed in-house by TeamIndus.