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Competition On The Moon

Google lunar XPRIZE also referred to as moon 2.0 is a competition in which different country launches their bot in which they have to complete some quests and then only you will win the competition.

QUESTS TO COMPLETE 

The bot has to fulfil the following requirements:

1. It has to deliver a minimum payload of minimum weight of 20 kg 

2. Iit has to create modular spacecraft bus platforms which will help for a variety of future mission

3.Design a strategy that would be suitable for lunar equatorial landing





4.It should be operational for one full lunar day

5.It should perform a controlled descent which survives from the impact of minor slopes

6.It should have a camera of 360-degree stereo images and hi-definition video

7.It should generate engineering data to help with further development, refinement of Lunar Lander Bus

COUNTRIES PARTICIPATING

There are 5 countries that are participating, that are US, Israel, India, Japan, and international.
every country has a team .the teams are as follows:-

US - MOON EXPRESS
India- TEAM INDUS
Israel-TEAM SPACEIL
Japan-HAKUTO
International-SYNERGY MOON

Team Indus is a private company which is working with ISRO for launching its rover. Polar Satellite Launch Vehicle or PSLV will launch the rover.

PRIZE !!!!!!

the country which will be able to do all the quests, it will be the winner. $ 30 million will be awarded to the country which will be the winner. Nandan Nilekani is the investor of  India's moon mission.

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