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Mars Mission completes 300 days in space
Mars Mission completes 300 days in space

In a major boost to the Indian scientific community, the Mars Orbiter Mission (Mangalyaan), on its maiden tryst with the red planet, has completed 300 days of its journey in space and is just 23 days away from reaching its intended orbit.

Mars Orbiter spacecraft completes 90 percent of its journey to Red Planet
Mars Orbiter spacecraft completes 90 percent of its journey to Red Planet

Mars Orbiter Mission (MOM), India's first interplanetary mission has completed 90 percent of its journey to the Red planet, according to an ISRO official on Thursday. This means, now it's just 27 days away for the spacecraft to enter into the Mars orbit.

Mars Mission: ISRO scientists gear up for challenging task

As India's Mars orbiter nears its destination, scientists at ISRO are gearing to undertake a "challenging task" on September 24 when they would restart the onboard liquid engine, which has been in sleep mode for nearly ten months, for a critical manoeuvre of the spacecraft.

Mars orbiter has to travel only 88 million km for tryst with red planet

India`s Mars orbiter spacecraft has to travel only 88 million km as part of its total journey of 680 million km for its rendezvous with the red planet scheduled for September 24.

Mangalyaan on course, to reach Mars orbit on September 24: ISRO

The Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) on Tuesday said that “Mangalyaan”, India`s first inter-planetary mission to Mars was on its course and the orbiter would reach the Martian orbit on September 24 as per schedule.

Antenna ready for India`s Mars Orbit Insertion: ISRO

India`s Mars Orbiter Mission`s antenna is ready for the Mars Orbit Insertion with only 14 per cent of its journey to the red planet left to be covered.

No correction manoeuvre in August, MOM on track: ISRO

ISRO scientists will not carry out the planned Trajectory Correction Manoeuvre (TCM) for the ambitious Mars Orbiter Mission in August as the spacecraft is on track.

Mars orbiter spacecraft to reach target in 75 days

Exactly 75 days from today, India`s Mars spacecraft is scheduled for a rendezvous with the red planet as it is rapidly coasting towards its target.

India earned 40 million euro for launching 15 foreign satellites

India`s Science and Technology Minister Jitendra Singh said that the country has earned around 40 million euros launching 15 foreign satellites from 2011 till date.

India`s Mars orbiter spacecraft completes 75 percent of journey

India`s Mars orbiter spacecraft has completed 75 percent of its journey for its rendezvous with the red planet scheduled for September 24.

I could be a stage mom: Cindy Crawford

Former supermodel Cindy Crawford is more than happy to show her children the ropes of fashion world.

100 days for India`s Mars spacecraft`s tryst with red planet

Exactly 100 days from today, India`s Mars spacecraft is scheduled for a rendezvous with the red planet as it is rapidly coasting towards its target covering almost 70 per cent of its journey.

India`s Mars mission: Mangalyaan crosses half-way mark

India`s Mars Orbitter Mission, (MOM) has crossed half the total distance of its voyage to the Red Planet since it left Earth December 1, last year.

Space programme has benefited country: S Radhakrishnan

The success of the Indian space programme has trickled down to society and led to direct economic and other benefits, ISRO chairman S Radhakrishnan today said.

India`s Mars mission 200 days away from reaching destination

India`s ambitious maiden inter- planetary voyage Mars Orbiter Mission (MOM), launched in November last year, has covered over 21 million km and as of today is exactly 200 days away from reaching the red planet`s orbit on September 24.

India to launch four foreign satellites in 2014-15

Strengthening its advancement towards space research, India is all set to launch four foreign satellites in 2014-15 in the Earth`s lower orbit, using its workhorse polar rocket, according to Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) sources.

India`s Mars Orbiter Mission on track, 14.4 million km away from Earth

India`s Mars Orbiter Mission (MOM), also called Mangalyaan, is in good health, on track, and is at a distance of 14.4 million kms from Earth.

Beyonce plans grand birthday party for mom

Pop star Beyonce and her sister Solange are hosting a private masquerade ball for their mother Tina Knowles 60th birthday.

ISRO warns social networkers on fake profiles on Facebook, Twitter

The Indian space agency has warned social networkers on the fake profiles of its Mars Orbiter Mission, floating on Facebook and Twitter.

Mars Orbiter: ISRO to carry out first trajectory correction manoeuvre on December 11

India’s first interplanetary mission, the Mars Orbiter Mission (MOM), will get its first Trajectory Correction Manoeuvre (TCM) on December 11, Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) said on Monday.