GSAT-14

India created space history in 2014

India created space history in 2014

With IRSO succeeding in its first inter-planetary Mars Orbiter Mission making India the only country to achieve this feat in its maiden attempt, 2014 was not only momentous but a very busy year for the space sector.

Dec 27, 2014, 11:37 AM IST

India’s cryogenic conundrum

January 5, 2014 was the day which has been permanently embedded in the contemporary history of India.

Jan 20, 2014, 15:05 PM IST

ISRO carries out first orbit raising manoeuvre of GSAT-14

The first orbit raising operation of GSAT-14 communication satellite was successfully carried out by ISRO on Monday, a day after it was shot into space in a milestone launch by GSLV-D5 rocket powered by the indigenous cryogenic engine.

Jan 06, 2014, 15:53 PM IST

President Pranab Mukherjee praises ISRO for successful GSLV-D5 launch

President Pranab Mukherjee has congratulated the Indian Space Research Organization (ISRO) for the successful launch of GSLV-D5 and injecting of GSAT-14 communication satellite into the intended orbit.

Jan 06, 2014, 15:19 PM IST

ISRO plans more GSLVs and experimental Mark III launches

Enthused over its successful launch of GSLV D5 with GSAT-14 communication satellite from Satish Dhawan Space Centre here today, ISRO is planning a series of GSLV launches and an experimental launch of the advanced version GSLV Mark III soon from the spaceport.

Jan 05, 2014, 22:26 PM IST

Contributed significantly to GSLV D5 success: HAL

Hailing the Indian Space Research Organisation for the successful launch of the Geosynchronous Satellite Launch Vehicle (GSLV) D5, defence major Hindustan Aeronautics Ltd (HAL) today noted that its Aerospace Division had contributed in a significant way towards the project.

Jan 05, 2014, 22:22 PM IST

We feel we have paid off all our debt to the country: ISRO chief K Radhakrishnan

Geosynchronous Satellite Launch Vehicle-Development 5 (GSLV-D5) with indigenous cryogenic engine has successfully placed GSAT-14 communication satellite on orbit.

Jan 05, 2014, 17:44 PM IST

GSLV-D5 launch puts India in select club of spacefarers

ISRO heavy rocket GSLV-D5 cruised through the Earth`s atmosphere to successfully place GSAT-14 communications satellite into the orbit on Sunday.

Jan 05, 2014, 17:29 PM IST

Manmohan Singh congratulates ISRO for successful launch of GSLV-D5

The Indian Space Research Organisation`s (ISRO) heavy rocket Geosynchronous Satellite Launch Vehicle-Development 5 (GSLV-D5) successfully lifted-off from the spaceport at Sriharikota, Andhra Pradesh at 4.18 pm Sunday.

Jan 05, 2014, 17:01 PM IST

As it happened: ISRO`s GSLV-D5 successfully lifts-off from Srihariokota

The Indian Space Research Organisation`s (ISRO) heavy rocket Geosynchronous Satellite Launch Vehicle-Development 5 (GSLV-D5) lifts-off successfully from the spaceport at Sriharikota, Andhra Pradesh at 4.18 pm Sunday.

Jan 05, 2014, 10:02 AM IST

Successful Mars mission helps ISRO end year on high note

The successful launch of India`s first inter-planetary Mars Orbiter Mission (MOM), the sending up of India`s first navigation satellite midnight, the launch of the Indo-French satellite SARAL, and signing up a couple of satellite launch contracts – all these put Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) in 2013 amongst the select group of space-faring nations on a couple of counts.

Dec 24, 2013, 15:57 PM IST

ISRO to decide Dec 27 on GSAT-14 launch date

The Indian space agency Dec 27 would decide the date for the launch of communication satellite GSAT-14 using its heavier rocket geosynchronous satellite launch vehicle (GSLV), said a senior official.

Dec 16, 2013, 19:42 PM IST

ISRO’s GSLV-D5: Why it was important for India?

It was dubbed as a game changer given the criticality of its success for future Indian space odysseys. Indian Space Research Organisation’s GSLV-D5 was all set to blast-off with GSAT-14 at 4.50 pm today before it was called off.

Aug 19, 2013, 14:58 PM IST