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ISRO successfully carries out flight tests for Crew Escape System

ISRO successfully carries out flight tests for Crew Escape System

The Indian Space Research Organisation today successfully carried out a flight test for a newly-designed Crew Escape System, meant for saving lives of astronauts in an exigency.

Jul 05, 2018, 17:46 PM IST

Why this Kaala-Kaveri Di? Tamil Nadu and Karnataka must talk to each other, not talk at each other

Tamil Nadu and Karnataka are exemplary for the rest of India on many fronts. Surely, they can work this issue out.

Jun 05, 2018, 13:09 PM IST
Eyeing ISRO's market share, China prepares for first private sector rocket launch

Eyeing ISRO's market share, China prepares for first private sector rocket launch

China's government space programme has for long unsuccessfully tried to compete with ISRO for the commercial launch of small and nano satellites.

May 09, 2018, 17:40 PM IST
Major fire at Space Applications Centre in Ahmedabad, 1 CISF personnel injured

Major fire at Space Applications Centre in Ahmedabad, 1 CISF personnel injured

It is likely to take a couple of hours to douse the flames completely.

May 03, 2018, 15:29 PM IST
India recalls GSAT-11 satellite for 'additional' tests from Arianespace's rocket port

India recalls GSAT-11 satellite for 'additional' tests from Arianespace's rocket port

The Indian space agency has recalled its communication satellite GSAT-11 from Arianespace`s rocket port in Kourou in French Guiana, said Arianespace. "Due to additional technical checks with the Indian Space Research Organisation's (ISRO) GSAT-11 satellite, to be conducted from the ISRO Satellite Centre (ISAC) located in Bengaluru, the Ariane 5 launch initially planned for May 25, VA243, has been postponed," Arianespace said on Wednesday.

Apr 25, 2018, 12:07 PM IST
Aryabhata: All you need to know about India's first satellite launched by ISRO

Aryabhata: All you need to know about India's first satellite launched by ISRO

The Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) successfully launched its first satellite named Aryabhata into space on April 19, 1975. 

Apr 19, 2018, 11:46 AM IST
Chandrayaan 2: All you need to know about India's second date with Moon

Chandrayaan 2: All you need to know about India's second date with Moon

All eyes would be on ISRO when it sends its second lunar probe mission - especially because its first was hailed as a massive achievement for being low-cost and yet enormously successful.

Apr 19, 2018, 08:02 AM IST
ISRO completes final orbit raising operations of navigation satellite

ISRO completes final orbit raising operations of navigation satellite

The Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) has successfully carried out the fourth and final orbit raising operations of navigation satellite, IRNSS-1I, the space agency has said.

Apr 16, 2018, 10:33 AM IST
ISRO launches IRNSS-1I: All you need to know about NavIC, the Indian GPS

ISRO launches IRNSS-1I: All you need to know about NavIC, the Indian GPS

Till now, PSLV has successfully launched 52 Indian satellites and 237 customer satellites from abroad.

Apr 12, 2018, 13:31 PM IST
Navigation satellite INRSS-1I put into orbit, ISRO calls it a success

Navigation satellite INRSS-1I put into orbit, ISRO calls it a success

The IRNSS-1I mission comes two weeks after the space agency launched GSAT-6A on board GSLV Mk-II. Though the rocket placed GSAT-6A in orbit, the ISRO had lost communication with the satellite within two days. 

Apr 12, 2018, 06:13 AM IST
ISRO gets ready to launch navigation satellite IRNSS-1I on Thursday

ISRO gets ready to launch navigation satellite IRNSS-1I on Thursday

According to ISRO, IRNSS is useful for fishermen to reach potential fishing areas. The fishermen can also get alert messages relating to bad weather, high waves or when they approach international maritime boundary line

Apr 11, 2018, 22:35 PM IST
ISRO to launch its navigation satellite IRNSS-1I on Thursday

ISRO to launch its navigation satellite IRNSS-1I on Thursday

The navigation satellite is scheduled to be launched on Thursday morning at 04:04 am (IST) from the First Launch Pad (FLP) of Satish Dhawan Space Centre in Sriharikota.

Apr 11, 2018, 11:39 AM IST
ISRO to launch navigation satellite on Arpil 12

ISRO to launch navigation satellite on Arpil 12

IRNSS-1I is expected to replace IRNSS-1A, the first of the seven navigation satellites, that was rendered ineffective after its three rubidium atomic clocks failed.

Apr 10, 2018, 19:38 PM IST
After losing GSAT-6A in space, ISRO to launch its navigation satellite IRNSS-1I on April 12

After losing GSAT-6A in space, ISRO to launch its navigation satellite IRNSS-1I on April 12

The Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) is planning to launch its navigation satellite IRNSS-1I on April 12.

Apr 06, 2018, 11:35 AM IST
India trying to revive link with GSAT-6A

India trying to revive link with GSAT-6A

Indian space scientists and engineers are making all-out efforts to establish a link with the communication satellite GSAT-6A launched on March 29, said an official on Tuesday.

Apr 03, 2018, 15:10 PM IST
GSAT-6A satellite could become space debris if link not established

GSAT-6A satellite could become space debris if link not established

Indian communication satellite GSAT-6A would become a space debris if the Indian space agency does not reestablish communication link with it, said experts.

Apr 02, 2018, 17:28 PM IST
ISRO loses contact with communication satellite GSAT-6A, efforts on to establish link

ISRO loses contact with communication satellite GSAT-6A, efforts on to establish link

The launch had taken place at 4:56 pm from the Second Launch Pad at Satish Dhawan Space Centre in Sriharikota.

Apr 01, 2018, 13:09 PM IST
ISRO's GSLV puts GSAT-6A comms sat in precise orbit; boost to military and Chandrayaan-2 mission

ISRO's GSLV puts GSAT-6A comms sat in precise orbit; boost to military and Chandrayaan-2 mission

The Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) has successfully launched its high power S-band communication satellite GSAT-6A using its heavy rocket Geosynchronous Satellite Launch Vehicle (GSLV-F08).

Mar 29, 2018, 16:40 PM IST
ISRO to launch communication satellite GSAT-6A onboard GSLV-F08 rocket today

ISRO to launch communication satellite GSAT-6A onboard GSLV-F08 rocket today

The Geosynchronous Satellite Launch Vehicle- F08 (GSLV-F08) rocket carrying the communication satellite GSAT-6A will take off at 4:56 pm ISTtoday.

Mar 29, 2018, 09:48 AM IST
GSAT-6A: All you need to know about ISRO's communication satellite

GSAT-6A: All you need to know about ISRO's communication satellite

The countdown for the launch of ISRO’s communication satellite GSAT-6A, onboard GSLV-F08 rocket, began at Satish Dhawan Space Centre in Sriharikota at 1.56 pm on Wednesday.

Mar 28, 2018, 17:08 PM IST

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