ISRO to test next reusable launch vehicle after studying data of May 23 flight

ISRO to test next reusable launch vehicle after studying data of May 23 flight

The Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) has successfully launched it's first ever 'Made-in-India' space shuttle RLV-Technology Demonstrator on May 23, 2016.

Watch: Launch of India's first indigenous reusable space shuttle from Sriharikota!

Watch: Launch of India's first indigenous reusable space shuttle from Sriharikota!

 India launched its maiden indigenous winged Reusable Launch Vehicle, RLV from Sriharikota spaceport in Andhra Pradesh early Monday.

Space shuttle launch: PM Modi hails ISRO scientists

Space shuttle launch: PM Modi hails ISRO scientists

Launch of India's first indigenous space shuttle RLV-TD is the result of the industrious efforts of our scientists, says PM Modi.

ISRO's RLV-TD launch: Why it matters to India!

ISRO's RLV-TD launch: Why it matters to India!

The 6.5 meter long Re-usable Launch Vehicle - Technology Demonstrator (RLV-TD) weighing about 1.7 tons took off at 7 a.m. from the first launchpad at the Satish Dhawan Space Centre, Sriharikota.

Launch of India's maiden space shuttle: 10 things you must know about ISRO's ​RLV-TD mission!

Launch of India's maiden space shuttle: 10 things you must know about ISRO's ​RLV-TD mission!

The RLV-TD was launched from Sriharikota on the coast of the Bay of Bengal in Andhra Pradesh at 7 a.m today.

India's first-ever indigenous 'space shuttle' RLV-TD successfully launched from Sriharikota

India's first-ever indigenous 'space shuttle' RLV-TD successfully launched from Sriharikota

The 6.5 metre long 'aeroplane'-like structure weighing 1.75 tons was launched from the Satish Dhawan Space Centre, Andhra Pradesh, about 80 km northeast of Chennai off the Bay of Bengal coast.

ISRO's first ever 'Made-in-India' space shuttle all set for launch tomorrow!

ISRO's first ever 'Made-in-India' space shuttle all set for launch tomorrow!

The Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) will mark history with the launch of it's indigenous 'space shuttle' which is fully 'Made-in-India'.

ISRO all set to launch first ever 'Made-in-India' space shuttle on May 23

ISRO all set to launch first ever 'Made-in-India' space shuttle on May 23

The Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) is all set to undertake the maiden launch of it's indigenous 'space shuttle' which is fully made-in-India effort.

IRNSS-1G launch: PM Modi lauds ISRO, says it's a great gift to people of India from scientists

IRNSS-1G launch: PM Modi lauds ISRO, says it's a great gift to people of India from scientists

 Congratulating the scientists at ISRO, Modi wrote on the micro-blogging site Twitter.

Indian Regional Navigation Satellite System (IRNSS): 10 things you must know!

Indian Regional Navigation Satellite System (IRNSS): 10 things you must know!

Here are some interesting facts you must know about the country's own navigation satellite.

India launches IRNSS-1G into orbit; completes own navigational satellite system

India launches IRNSS-1G into orbit; completes own navigational satellite system

The IRNSS-1G, on board PSLV-C33, lifted off from first launch pad of Satish Dhawan Space Centre at Sriharikota at 12.50 p.m. today.

Countdown begins for launch of India's navigation satellite

Countdown begins for launch of India's navigation satellite

The satellite IRNSS-1G (Indian Regional Navigation Satellite System-1G) is part of a constellation of seven satellites to provide accurate position information service to users across the country and the region, extending up to an area of 1,500 km.

India to test reusable launch vehicle in June

"The winged vehicle, in the shape of an aircraft, is on way to Sriharikota for the maiden flight test in June from our spaceport there," Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) chairman A.S. Kiran Kumar said at an Indian Air Force event here.

US' private space industry opposes use of ISRO launch vehicles

US' private space industry opposes use of ISRO launch vehicles

Currently, the Indian launch vehicle PSLV has a sweet spot and has the capability of launching some of these satellites right now in a timely manner.

ISRO's space technology can save lives of soldiers at Siachen

ISRO's space technology can save lives of soldiers at Siachen

At those heights of 6000-7000 m, extreme weather is the bigger killer.

Railways, ISRO to sign MoU over remote sensing, GIS technologies

An MoU will be signed between Railways and ISRO, under Department of Space, Thursday for developing applications in the field of remote sensing and GIS.

ISRO launches India's sixth navigation satellite IRNSS-1F

ISRO launches India's sixth navigation satellite IRNSS-1F

The launch took place at 4:00 pm, exactly at the scheduled time, with the separation taking place at 4:06 pm. The satellite took off at a speed of 309 km/sec and comprises of seven satellites.

ISRO getting ready to launch India's sixth navigation satellite

ISRO getting ready to launch India's sixth navigation satellite

The satellite with a design life span of 12 years has two payloads for navigation and ranging.

Countdown for Indian rocket launch progressing smoothly

Countdown for Indian rocket launch progressing smoothly

Around 20 minutes into the flight, the rocket is expected to put into orbit the 1,425-kg IRNSS-1F satellite at an altitude of 488.9 km.

India to launch sixth navigation satellite on Thursday

India to launch sixth navigation satellite on Thursday

This will be already the second rocket launch for India in 2016. The first one was on January 20 when a PSLV rocket put into orbit the IRNSS-1E satellite in text-book style.