India to launch mission to Mars in 2013: Pranab Mukherjee

President Pranab Mukherjee on Thursday said several space missions are planned for 2013, including India`s first mission to Mars and the launch of the first navigational satellite.

Feb 21, 2013, 14:02 PM IST

India yet to arrive on military satellite scene: US expert

With the development of SAR imagers and applications, India is increasingly capable of producing satellites that could be used for surveillance and military reconnaissance.

May 02, 2012, 12:41 PM IST

Risat-1 satellite raised to its intended orbit

India`s own Radar Imaging Satellite (Risat-1), launched Thursday, has been placed in its final intended orbit, said the country`s space agency said Saturday.

Apr 28, 2012, 22:39 PM IST

India’s new eye in sky RISAT-1 launched

India`s first indigenous all-weather Radar Imaging Satellite (RISAT-1) was today launched successfully on board the PSLV-C19 from Sriharikota in AP.

Apr 26, 2012, 08:45 AM IST

India`s remote sensing satellite set for launch

The countdown for the Thursday early morning launch of a rocket laden with remote sensing satellite Risat-1 has begun in Sriharikota in Andhra Pradesh.

Apr 23, 2012, 17:20 PM IST

New ISRO centre to control spy satellite launch

ISRO has its rocket port at Sriharikota in Andhra Pradesh around 80 km from here.

Apr 09, 2012, 15:26 PM IST

India ready with all-weather imaging satellite: ISRO

The approved cost of RISAT-1, including its development, is Rs 378 cr, while Rs 120 cr has been spent to build PSLV-C19.

Apr 04, 2012, 17:30 PM IST

India`s spy satellite to be launched in April

According to ISRO officials, Risat-1 at 1,850 kg is the heaviest microwave satellite to be built by India.

Mar 13, 2012, 17:05 PM IST

RISAT-1 launch in 2011; to boost weather surveillance

India`s earth observation capabilities are set to get a boost with the launch of RISAT-1 in 2011.

Oct 25, 2010, 20:49 PM IST