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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

New ISRO centre to control spy satellite launch

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

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.

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.

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.