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Mars orbiter has to travel only 88 million km for tryst with red planet

Last Updated: Friday, August 15, 2014, 19:33

India`s Mars orbiter spacecraft has to travel only 88 million km as part of its total journey of 680 million km for its rendezvous with the red planet scheduled for September 24.

Mangalyaan on course, to reach Mars orbit on September 24: ISRO

Last Updated: Tuesday, August 12, 2014, 22:21

The Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) on Tuesday said that “Mangalyaan”, India`s first inter-planetary mission to Mars was on its course and the orbiter would reach the Martian orbit on September 24 as per schedule.

Mars orbiter completes about 80 per cent of journey

Last Updated: Tuesday, July 22, 2014, 12:09

Inching closer to the red planet, India`s ambitious Mars orbiter spacecraft has covered more than 540 million kilometres, about 80 per cent of its journey for its rendezvous with the planet scheduled for September 24.

India earned 40 million euro for launching 15 foreign satellites

Last Updated: Thursday, July 10, 2014, 19:46

India`s Science and Technology Minister Jitendra Singh said that the country has earned around 40 million euros launching 15 foreign satellites from 2011 till date.

Mars spacecraft 117 million kms away from earth

Last Updated: Tuesday, June 24, 2014, 20:25

India`s Mars spacecraft has travelled 117 million kms from the earth with 24 million kms more to cover before its tryst with the red planet in another 92 days.

Trajectory correction of Mars mission likely by June 11

Last Updated: Monday, June 02, 2014, 14:57

Indian Space Research Organisation is likely to perform its next trajectory correction manoeuvre on its Mars Orbiter mission on June 11.

India`s Mars mission: Mangalyaan crosses half-way mark

Last Updated: Wednesday, April 09, 2014, 18:04

India`s Mars Orbitter Mission, (MOM) has crossed half the total distance of its voyage to the Red Planet since it left Earth December 1, last year.

Space programme has benefited country: S Radhakrishnan

Last Updated: Sunday, March 09, 2014, 00:13

The success of the Indian space programme has trickled down to society and led to direct economic and other benefits, ISRO chairman S Radhakrishnan today said.

India`s Mars mission 200 days away from reaching destination

Last Updated: Friday, March 07, 2014, 21:43

India`s ambitious maiden inter- planetary voyage Mars Orbiter Mission (MOM), launched in November last year, has covered over 21 million km and as of today is exactly 200 days away from reaching the red planet`s orbit on September 24.

India`s mission to probe Sun before 2020

Last Updated: Saturday, March 01, 2014, 13:08

After successfully launching the Mars Orbiter Mission, India is now gearing up for its next expedition to the Sun. India will send a multi-million dollar mission to probe the Sun by 2020,as reported by a space official. This maiden mission to the sun is titled Aditya-1.

India`s Mars Orbiter Mission completes 100 days in space

Last Updated: Tuesday, February 11, 2014, 21:28

India`s first interplanetary mission completes 100 days of its voyage towards Mars today.

India to launch four foreign satellites in 2014-15

Last Updated: Friday, February 07, 2014, 22:09

Strengthening its advancement towards space research, India is all set to launch four foreign satellites in 2014-15 in the Earth`s lower orbit, using its workhorse polar rocket, according to Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) sources.