Last Updated: Monday, February 24, 2014, 14:03
Researchers suggest that a space elevator consisting of an Earth-anchored tether that extends 62,000 miles into space could eventually provide routine, safe, inexpensive and quiet access to orbit.
Last Updated: Thursday, January 09, 2014, 18:36
The Indian space agency Thursday successfully completed the orbit-raising activity of its communication satellite G-SAT14 for a third time since it was put in orbit Jan 5.
Last Updated: Monday, January 06, 2014, 15:53
The first orbit raising operation of GSAT-14 communication satellite was successfully carried out by ISRO on Monday, a day after it was shot into space in a milestone launch by GSLV-D5 rocket powered by the indigenous cryogenic engine.
Last Updated: Sunday, December 29, 2013, 15:54
The Russian Soyuz rocket, successfully placed a scientific earth-monitoring satellite into orbit on Sunday. There were several delays earlier this week due to an accident during testing which caused engine damage.
Last Updated: Monday, December 02, 2013, 18:42
India’s Mars Orbiter Mission (MOM), informally called ‘Mangalyaan’, crossed the distance of the Moon’s orbit on Monday morning, said the Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO).
Last Updated: Thursday, November 28, 2013, 15:14
A new study suggests that the stars probably move in peanut-shell or figure of eight-shaped orbits instead.
Last Updated: Thursday, November 14, 2013, 19:55
The Indian Space Research Agency (ISRO) plans to raise the orbit of the Mars Orbiter Mission (MOM) to an apogee height of 2,00,000 kms by November 30.
Last Updated: Tuesday, November 12, 2013, 09:43
The fourth supplementary orbit raising manoeuvre of Mars Orbiter Spacecraft ‘Mangalyaan’ was successfully completed on Tuesday.
Last Updated: Monday, November 11, 2013, 13:29
India`s Rs 450 crore Mars Orbiter Mission (MOM) seemed to have suffered a hiccup Monday morning when its orbit was being raised for the fourth time.
Last Updated: Saturday, November 09, 2013, 09:47
The third of the five orbit raising manoeuvres of Mars Orbiter spacecraft has been successfully completed early Saturday, the Indian Space Research Organisation said.
Last Updated: Friday, November 08, 2013, 09:48
The second orbit raising manoeuvre of Mars Orbiter Spacecraft, starting at 02:18:51 hrs (IST) has been successfully completed today, announced the Indian Space Research Organisation.
Last Updated: Tuesday, November 05, 2013, 18:29
As India Tuesday stole the march over China by launching a mission to Mars, Beijing called for "joint efforts" to ensure peace in outer space.
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