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.

India readies to launch fifth navigation satellite

India is reading to launch its fifth regional navigation satellite on Wednesday from its spaceport here, a senior space agency official said on Tuesday.

Countdown begins for ISRO's launch of six Singapore satellites

Countdown begins for ISRO's launch of six Singapore satellites

ISRO's trusted workhorse Polar Satellite Launch Vehicle on its 32nd flight would launch the six satellites into a 550-km circular orbit inclined at 15 degrees to the equator.

India successfully launches its first space observatory Astrosat into orbit

India successfully launches its first space observatory Astrosat into orbit

The Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) on Monday successfully launched its first space observatory 'Astrosat' into the orbit.

Indonesia to launch satellite from India

Indonesia is set to launch a locally made satellite from India on September 27, a media report said on Thursday.

Watch: ISRO’s GSLV-D6 successfully places GSAT-6 in orbit​

Watch: ISRO’s GSLV-D6 successfully places GSAT-6 in orbit​

ISRO's Geostationary Satellite Launch Vehicle (GSLV-D6)​ with indigenous cryo engine has successfully placed GSAT-6 in transfer orbit.

 

 

ISRO to launch GSAT-6 communication satellite today

ISRO to launch GSAT-6 communication satellite today

The Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) is set to launch its advanced communication satellite GSAT-6 from Sriharikota rocket port in Andhra Pradesh today.

India's first astronomical satellite ASTROSAT transported to Sriharikota

India's first astronomical satellite ASTROSAT transported to Sriharikota

ASTROSAT, India's first astronomical satellite aimed at studying distant celestial objects, has been transported to the Sriharikota spaceport in Andhra Pradesh for expected launch in September.

New directors for ISRO's three major centres

New directors for ISRO's three major centres

Three major centres of Indian Space Research Organisation, including Satish Dhawan Space Centre (SDSC) in Sriharikota, will have new Directors from tomorrow.

India to soon have its own space shuttle!

India to soon have its own space shuttle!

The Indian Space Research Organisation is developing its maiden reusable space shuttle which will be test-launched towards the second half of July.

ISRO 'makes in India' sophisticated multi-object tracking radar

The Indian space agency is set to test its sophisticated, indigenously-built, multi-object tracking radar (MOTR) on a rocket flight next month while formal commissioning is expected to take three months time, said a senior official.

Multi-object tracking radar ready for trials

The indigenously designed Rs.245 crore multi-object tracking radar (MOTR) is ready to undergo trials, said a senior space scientist here on Saturday.

ISRO set to launch navigation satellite IRNSS-1D today

ISRO set to launch navigation satellite IRNSS-1D today

Zee Media Bureau

Sriharikota: The Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) is all set to launch India's fourth navigation satellite—the Indian Regional Navigation Satellite System (IRNSS)-1D on Saturday.

Countdown for launch of ISRO's navigation satellite IRNSS-1D progressing smoothly

Countdown for launch of ISRO's navigation satellite IRNSS-1D progressing smoothly

Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) on Friday announced the countdown for the launch of India's fourth navigation satellite IRNSS-1D is progressing smoothly.

Countdown begins for launch of ISRO's navigation satellite IRNSS-1D

Countdown begins for launch of ISRO's navigation satellite IRNSS-1D

Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) on Thursday announced the countdown for the launch of India's fourth navigation satellite IRNSS-1D began at 5.49 am.

ISRO to launch navigation satellite on March 28

ISRO to launch navigation satellite on March 28

 India's fourth navigation satellite will be launched on March 28 evening, the Indian space agency said on Monday.

ISRO to build third launch pad at Sriharikota

Indian space agency has proposed to set up its third rocket launch pad at Satish Dhawan Space Centre, Sriharikota, in Andhra Pradesh, parliament was informed on Thursday.

ISRO scientist chosen for Vikram Sarabhai Award

ISRO scientist chosen for Vikram Sarabhai Award

Distinguished scientist M Y S Prasad, who is director of the India space agency's Satish Dhawan Space Centre, has been awarded the Vikram Sarabhai Memorial Award for 2014-15, the Indian Science Congress Association (ISCA) announced Saturday.

India to test-launch its heaviest rocket in December

India to test-launch its heaviest rocket in December

India will test-launch its heaviest and upgraded rocket, the Geosynchronous Satellite Launch Vehicle (GSLV Mark III), sometime in the middle of next month, a senior official of the Indian space agency said here Saturday.