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62 of 111 lunar missions in last 7 decades were successful: NASA database

MUMBAI, JULY 15: Of the 111 lunar missions in the last 7 decades, 62 were successful, 41 failed and 8 achieved partial success, according to the US space agency NASA's database on Moon missions. India on Friday launched its third mission to the Moon, Chandrayaan-3, with an aim to soft land on the surface of Earth's only natural satellite. A successful landing would make India the fourth country to achieve the rare feat after the United States, China and the erstwhile USSR. According to the Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO),...