Tag: flight

  • Landing in Mumbai, India on a hazy morning

    Landing in Mumbai, India  on a hazy morning

    View of the Suburban Mumbai through Plane on a hazy morning The Mumbai Suburban district (Marathi: मुंबई उपनगर जिल्हा) is a district of the state of Maharashtra in western India. Its headquarters is in Bandra (Marathi:Vandre). It consists of three administrative subdivisions or tehsils: Kurla, Andheri, and Borivali.[1] The district along with Mumbai City district […]

  • Curiosity’s Seven Minutes of Terror: Getting to Mars

    Curiosity’s Seven Minutes of Terror: Getting to Mars

    At 10:31 p.m. Pacific Time, NASA that will attempt to land a 2,000-pound Mars rover called Curiosity on the surface of Mars using a complex system of parachutes and rockets. Currently en route to the planet, it is scheduled to land in Gale Crater at about 05:31 UTC on August 6, 2012. This mission is […]