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Pranab Mukherjee lauds satellite launch- Another landmark in space programme

Last Updated: Friday, April 04, 2014, 21:02

India will immensely benefit from the applications of the country`s second navigation satellite that was successfully placed into orbit Friday, said President Pranab Mukherjee.

India puts second navigation satellite IRNSS into orbit

Last Updated: Friday, April 04, 2014, 20:57

India Friday moved a step closer to setting up its own satellite navigation system when in a copy-book style it successfully placed into orbit a satellite using its own rocket.

India successfully launches second navigation satellite IRNSS 1B

Last Updated: Friday, April 04, 2014, 19:00

It`s another achievement for India. India has successfully launched its second navigational satellite IRNSS 1B on board PSLV-C24.

Countdown for IRNSS 1-B commences

Last Updated: Wednesday, April 02, 2014, 10:39

The 58-and-a-half hour countdown for the launch of country`s second satellite for Indian Regional Navigation Satellite System IRNSS 1-B today commenced and was proceeding smoothly at the Satish Dhawan Space Centre at Sriharikota, some 100 km from here.

ISRO set to launch second navigational satellite next week

Last Updated: Thursday, March 27, 2014, 18:49

The Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) is set to launch its second navigational satellite, Indian Regional Navigation Satellite System-1B (IRNSS-1B), next week from Satish Dhawan Space Centre (SDSC) SHAR at Sriharikota in Andhra Pradesh.

ISRO to review readiness for launch of navigation satellite IRNSS 1-B tomorrow

Last Updated: Friday, February 28, 2014, 20:27

Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) is set to hold a meeting tomorrow to review readiness for the launch of navigation satellite IRNSS 1-B onboard PSLV C24 from Satish Dhawan Space Centre at Sriharikota, some 100 km from here.

Contributed significantly to GSLV D5 success: HAL

Last Updated: Sunday, January 05, 2014, 22:22

Hailing the Indian Space Research Organisation for the successful launch of the Geosynchronous Satellite Launch Vehicle (GSLV) D5, defence major Hindustan Aeronautics Ltd (HAL) today noted that its Aerospace Division had contributed in a significant way towards the project.

Manmohan Singh congratulates ISRO for successful launch of GSLV-D5

Last Updated: Sunday, January 05, 2014, 17:01

The Indian Space Research Organisation`s (ISRO) heavy rocket Geosynchronous Satellite Launch Vehicle-Development 5 (GSLV-D5) successfully lifted-off from the spaceport at Sriharikota, Andhra Pradesh at 4.18 pm Sunday.

29-hour countdown for GSLV-D5 launch begins

Last Updated: Saturday, January 04, 2014, 12:21

The 29-hour countdown for the launch of India`s heavy rocket geosynchronous satellite launch vehicle-development 5 (GSLV-D5) with the indigenous engine began Saturday 11.18 am at Sriharikota in Andhra Pradesh, officials said.

ISRO`s GSLV D5 launch likely early next month

Last Updated: Tuesday, December 03, 2013, 16:04

ISRO today announced that the launch of Geosynchronous Satellite Launch Vehicle GSLV D5, which was called off at the 11th hour on August 19 due to a fuel leak in its second stage, is likely in the first week of January next year.

ISRO`s Mars Orbiter tracking delayed for 5 min due to S Africa thunderstorm

Last Updated: Tuesday, December 03, 2013, 12:02

Two days after successfully injecting its Mars Orbiter into trans-Mars trajectory, ISRO revealed that a thunderstorm in South Africa, which struck above a ground station identified to track the "crucial moment" had resulted in a five minute delay in following the Indian mission.

Rs 2,145 crore sought for AP cyclone relief

Last Updated: Thursday, November 21, 2013, 23:03

Kiran Kumar Reddy requested the Centre to immediately release a sum of Rs 2,145 crore towards cyclone relief works.