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Final orbit raising operation of GSAT-29 satellite successful: ISRO

Final orbit raising operation of GSAT-29 satellite successful: ISRO

According to news agency IANS, this is the third orbit raising activity of the satellite by ISRO.

Nov 17, 2018, 22:16 PM IST
First apogee motor firing of GSAT-29 performed successfully: ISRO

First apogee motor firing of GSAT-29 performed successfully: ISRO

A day after the successful launch of India’s heaviest rocket GSLV-Mk III, carrying communication satellite GSAT-29, the Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) on Thursday said that that the first apogee motor firing of the satellite was performed successfully.

Nov 15, 2018, 12:43 PM IST
Vice President Naidu, PM Modi hail ISRO for GSLV launch

Vice President Naidu, PM Modi hail ISRO for GSLV launch

ISRO's heavy-lift rocket GSLV-MkIII-D2 successfully injected into orbit the country's latest communication satellite, GSAT-29.

Nov 14, 2018, 19:51 PM IST
Credit for successful launch must go to entire team, says ISRO Chairman K Sivan

Credit for successful launch must go to entire team, says ISRO Chairman K Sivan

The GSLV-MK-III D2, carrying cutting-edge communication satellite GSAT-29, was launched into the outer space from Satish Dhawan Space Centre (SDSC) in Sriharikota, Andhra Pradesh.

Nov 14, 2018, 18:26 PM IST
'Mission accomplished', tweets ISRO after launching India's heaviest rocket GSLV-Mk III carrying communication satellite GSAT-29

'Mission accomplished', tweets ISRO after launching India's heaviest rocket GSLV-Mk III carrying communication satellite GSAT-29

The satellite will provide internet connectivity to Jammu and Kashmir and North East region.

Nov 14, 2018, 17:09 PM IST
All you need to know about GSAT-29, ISRO's latest communication satellite

All you need to know about GSAT-29, ISRO's latest communication satellite

The Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) is all set to launch its latest communication satellite, GSAT-29, from its second developmental flight GSLV-MkII D2.

Nov 14, 2018, 15:46 PM IST
Checks completed, all systems are healthy: ISRO readies GSAT-29 for launch

Checks completed, all systems are healthy: ISRO readies GSAT-29 for launch

The countdown for the launch began at 2:50 pm on Tuesday.

Nov 14, 2018, 13:57 PM IST
ISRO gears up to launch communication satellite GSAT-29, weather still holds key

ISRO gears up to launch communication satellite GSAT-29, weather still holds key

GSAT-29 carries Ka and Ku band high throughput transponders intended to meet the communication requirements of users, including in the North East and in Jammu and Kashmir.

Nov 13, 2018, 22:46 PM IST
Scaled down test for safe landing of Chandrayaan-2 lander conducted successfully: ISRO

Scaled down test for safe landing of Chandrayaan-2 lander conducted successfully: ISRO

Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) on Friday said it has successfully conducted a scaled-down test for the soft and safe landing of its Chandrayaan-2 lander for India's second Moon mission.

Oct 26, 2018, 20:10 PM IST
India to explore Space Tourism soon: ISRO chairman K Sivan

India to explore Space Tourism soon: ISRO chairman K Sivan

Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) chairman on Thursday said that India need to explore space tourism. 

Oct 11, 2018, 21:08 PM IST
1994 spy case: Kerala CM Pinarayi Vijayan presents compensation cheque to ex-ISRO scientist Nambi Narayanan

1994 spy case: Kerala CM Pinarayi Vijayan presents compensation cheque to ex-ISRO scientist Nambi Narayanan

Earlier on September 14, the Supreme Court had said the arrest of Narayanan was "needless and unnecessary".

Oct 10, 2018, 06:21 AM IST
Centre appoints Lokpal search panel; Prasar Bharti chief, ex-SBI head included as members

Centre appoints Lokpal search panel; Prasar Bharti chief, ex-SBI head included as members

Former SBI chief Arundhati Bhattacharya, Prasar Bharati chairperson A Surya Prakash and ISRO head AS Kiran Kumar have been appointed as members.

Sep 27, 2018, 19:56 PM IST
Moon mission a calculated risk, says ISRO chairman K Sivan

Moon mission a calculated risk, says ISRO chairman K Sivan

Sivan was speaking at the ninth convocation of GITAM Deemed to be University at Rudraram in neighbouring Sangareddy district.

Sep 23, 2018, 00:02 AM IST
ISRO spy case: Former scientist K Chandrasekhar dies before SC verdict he wanted

ISRO spy case: Former scientist K Chandrasekhar dies before SC verdict he wanted

It was a verdict he had been longing for with anguish after nearly two and half decades of wait in the ISRO espionage case. But it was not to be.

Sep 19, 2018, 06:55 AM IST
PM Modi congratulates space scientists on PSLV-C42 launch

PM Modi congratulates space scientists on PSLV-C42 launch

The ISRO PSLV-C42, carrying two foreign earth satellites, took off Sriharikota spaceport in Andhra Pradesh at 10.08 pm on Sunday.

Sep 17, 2018, 23:20 PM IST
ISRO to launch three more satellites for high-speed bandwidth connectivity in rural areas

ISRO to launch three more satellites for high-speed bandwidth connectivity in rural areas

The satellites are AGSAT 20 (to be launched next year), GSAT 11, and GSAT 29.

Sep 17, 2018, 06:59 AM IST
ISRO places 2 foreign earth observation satellites in orbit

ISRO places 2 foreign earth observation satellites in orbit

Two satellites aboard the PSLV belong to Surrey Satellite Technologies Ltd (SSTL), UK, and is carried under a commercial arrangement with Antrix Corp Ltd - the commercial arm of ISRO.

Sep 16, 2018, 22:33 PM IST
ISRO all set for PSLV-C42 launch from Sriharikota on Sunday, countdown begins

ISRO all set for PSLV-C42 launch from Sriharikota on Sunday, countdown begins

The ISRO's trusted workhorse PSLV-C42 would be carrying two satellites - NovaSAR and S1-4 - weighing over 800 kilograms.

Sep 15, 2018, 19:55 PM IST
India will fly its first small rocket next year: ISRO Chairman

India will fly its first small rocket next year: ISRO Chairman

K. Sivan said that a small rocket will be launched from the existing rocket port at Sriharikota in Andhra Pradesh.

Sep 15, 2018, 13:50 PM IST
No plans of sending animals to space before planned manned mission: ISRO

No plans of sending animals to space before planned manned mission: ISRO

Space agencies would normally fly an animal first in an unmanned space mission to test the life support systems before putting a man inside a rocket to fly it.

Sep 14, 2018, 15:27 PM IST

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