Chandrayaan-2

Two moon missions find their way into ISRO's space agenda in early 2018!

Two moon missions find their way into ISRO's space agenda in early 2018!

The first one will be the Chandrayaan-2 mission, an advanced version of its previous 2018 mission with the objective of deeper lunar surface probe, and the second mission will be an initiative by Team Indus – a group of space enthusiasts that wants to unfurl the tricolour on the moon's surface as part of a global lunar competition.

Jul 30, 2017, 12:21 PM IST
ISRO gears up for Chandrayaan-2

ISRO gears up for Chandrayaan-2

​ISRO has started conducting tests for its ambitious Chandrayaan-2 mission at its facility in Challakere in Karnataka, where simulated lunar craters have been created for landing mission, ISRO Chairman AS Kiran Kumar said on Friday.

Nov 12, 2016, 09:16 AM IST
India becomes world's 6th country to successfully carry out cryogenic engine test!

India becomes world's 6th country to successfully carry out cryogenic engine test!

Earlier this year, ISRO had successfully launched satellites to activate its regional navigation system and a reusable launch vehicle.

Sep 10, 2016, 19:37 PM IST