India’s first mission to Mars — the Mars Orbiter Mission (MOM). That has completed four years orbiting the red planet. According to ISRO has tweeted as IAF Wing Commander Abhinandan Varthaman returns to India on Friday night.
The mission, launched by the Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) on November 5, 2013, successfully placed itself into Martian orbit on September 24, 2014 in its first attempt. The tweet said: “We are proud of you #WingCommandarAbhinandan.”