Sriharikota spaceport

Mars Orbiter Mission: As it happened

India is set to launch its first mission to the Red Planet on Tuesday.

Nov 05, 2013, 14:03 PM IST

India`s first spacecraft to Mars successfully put into Earth`s orbit

India`s first mission to Mars blasted off Tuesday from the launch pad at the Satish Dhawan Space Centre here in Andhra Pradesh, beginning a 300-day journey to study the Martian atmosphere.

Nov 05, 2013, 08:59 AM IST

India`s Mars exploration mission to begin in October

India`s tryst with Mars will begin in October to explore the red planet`s atmosphere and search for life-sustaining elements, a top space official said Friday.

Jan 04, 2013, 13:51 PM IST

PSLV-C18 successfully launches 4 satellites

India’s most trusted satellite launch vehicle, the PSLV on Wednesday successfully launched into orbit four satellites, including the Indo-French tropical weather satellite Megha-Tropiques.

Oct 12, 2011, 09:29 AM IST

Countdown for India`s ambitious rocket mission begins

The stage is all set for flight-
testing of indigenous cryogenic stage and engine on homegrown
rocket GSLV-D3 for the first time.

Apr 13, 2010, 14:55 PM IST