Indian space agency

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

After last PSLV failure, ISRO increases 'robustness' of next rocket

The move by the Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) comes after the non-separation of the heat shield of the PSLV-XL rocket that was launched on Aug 31, 2017, resulting in failure of the mission.

Nov 16, 2017, 18:35 PM IST

Do you know how many Indian space objects are currently in orbit? - Here's the answer

As of April 1, 2017, a total of 192 Indian objects are orbiting in space, catalogued by US Space Surveillance Network, said a retired Indian scientist.


Sep 08, 2017, 15:53 PM IST

Things to know about ISRO's workhorse PSLV

The PSLV is an expendable launch system developed and operated by the ISRO.

Aug 31, 2017, 13:04 PM IST

India's most reliable rocket PSLV turns into 'golden goose' for ISRO

Apart from the credit of exemplary launches of satellites that it carries on its 'rock solid' shoulders, which has managed to create a niche for ISRO in the space world, it has made space agency richer.

Aug 31, 2017, 11:43 AM IST

ISRO prepares for spare navigation satellite launch by August-end

The 1.4-tonne satellite will be launched from the state-run Indian Space Research Organisation's (ISRO) spaceport at Sriharikota off the Bay of Bengal in Andhra Pradesh, about 80 km northeast of Chennai.

Aug 11, 2017, 12:19 PM IST

ISRO's PSLV is much more than a satellite vehicle – It's a 'money-making machine'

Apart from the credit of exemplary launches of satellites that it carries on its 'rock solid' shoulders, which has managed to create a niche for ISRO in the space world, it has made space agency richer.

Jul 21, 2017, 15:28 PM IST

ISRO successfully plants Cartosat-2 with 30 nano satellites in orbit - This is what PM Modi has to say!

The co-passenger satellites comprise 29 nano satellites from 14 countries - Austria, Belgium, Britain, Chile, Czech Republic, Finland, France, Germany, Italy, Japan, Latvia, Lithuania, Slovakia, and the US as well as one Indian nano satellite.

Jun 23, 2017, 08:28 AM IST

Navigation satellite clocks ticking; system to be expanded: ISRO

The phrase signals that the atomic clocks -- that provide locational data -- in the six navigation satellites are functioning normally. 

Jun 10, 2017, 18:07 PM IST

ISRO preps for maiden launch of heaviest rocket that could take Indians into space 'if all goes well'

This heavy lift rocket is capable of placing up to 8 tons in a low Earth orbit, enough to carry India's crew module.

May 28, 2017, 09:17 AM IST

India's heaviest rocket to be launched in June, ISRO gears up for maiden launch

The notable aspect of this rocket is that the main and bigger cryogenic engine has been developed by space scientists here and will be powering the rocket for the first time.

May 14, 2017, 14:07 PM IST

Sonia Gandhi felicitates ISRO for historic South Asia Satellite launch

Congress President Sonia Gandhi on Friday felicitated the engineers and scientists of ISRO on the successful launch of the South Asia Satellite and said it will open up new avenues of cooperation.

May 05, 2017, 20:51 PM IST

India's 'priceless gift' to take off soon; ambitious South Asia Satellite set for May 5 launch

India's 'priceless gift' the South Asia Satellite will be launched on May 5, Prime Minister Narendra Modi announced today.



Apr 30, 2017, 17:46 PM IST

ISRO's February mega take-off: This is how the launch took place!

The Polar Satellite Launch Vehicle rocket blasted off from Sriharikota rocket port in Andhra Pradesh at sharp 9.28 am today.

Feb 15, 2017, 11:41 AM IST

104 satellites,1 rocket: It takes ISRO a shot to launch over hundred satellites into orbit – Details inside!

When the vehicle reaches the orbital condition, there will be a pause for sometime till the disturbances die down which will be followed by the preparation for separation.

Feb 15, 2017, 10:51 AM IST

ISRO's mega launch of 104 satellites today: Here's how to watch Live

According to ISRO, the mission is scheduled to lift off at 9.28 hours IST from SDSC SHAR Sriharikota, on Wednesday, February 15, 2017.

Feb 14, 2017, 11:38 AM IST

ISRO's 2017 mega take-off: 103 satellites to be sent into space together in February!

Following this, Prime Minister Narendra Modi's pet South Asian satellite project will take off in March.

Jan 04, 2017, 16:55 PM IST

ISRO to launch weather satellite next month

The Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) will launch INSAT-3DR next month with its GSLV rocket, said Kiran Kumar at the Madras Institute of Technology Alumni Association meeting here.

Jul 22, 2016, 17:52 PM IST

By 2021, India will launch satellite jointly developed with US

The Indian space agency is working with US NASA's Jet Propulsion Laboratory to develope a satellite.

Jul 22, 2016, 00:34 AM IST

India setting up Space Park for industry in Bengaluru

The satellite centre also plans to allow the private industry to make satellites end-to-end, including integration and testing for launching them from its spaceport at Sriharikota in Andhra Pradesh, about 80 km northeast of Chennai.

Jan 04, 2016, 23:45 PM IST