Indian Space Research Organisation

ISRO-ICG device helps save 9 sailors stranded at sea between India and Maldives

Jointly developed by the ISRO and ICG, the DAT is a low-cost and effective satellite transmitter built for fishermen. 

Oct 06, 2021, 18:01 PM IST

Greater collaboration in India’s space industry needed for balanced growth: Experts

Speaking at a virtual event organised by the Confederation of Indian Industry (CII), veterans of ISRO and Indian space-sector entrepreneurs touched upon how India could evolve its space ecosystem for balanced growth as a manufacturing hub.

Oct 06, 2021, 15:24 PM IST

Australia looking forward to active bilateral cooperation with India in space sector, say officials

In a discussion facilitated by the Confederation of Indian Industry, top officials from the Indian and Australian Space agencies and industry representatives discussed the ‘Commercial Opportunities across the Aus-India Space Ecosystem’.

Sep 23, 2021, 22:17 PM IST

ISRO to experiment vertical landing of rockets, aims to make GSLV Mk3 reusable

ISRO is aiming to recover the first two rocket stages of the GSLV Mk3 as this would imply a huge cost-advantage and savings, owing to reusability.

Sep 16, 2021, 16:21 PM IST

India’s share less than 2% of global space economy, private sector can drive growth: Experts

With India having brought in reforms in the space sector in 2020, the contribution and participation of the private sector are expected to increase, noted the experts.

Sep 13, 2021, 17:32 PM IST

Isro successfully launches 19 satellites including one carrying Bhagavad Gita, PM Modi’s photo

The 637-kg Amazonia-1 is the first Brazilian satellite to be launched from India. The satellite with along with 18 other co-passenger satellites was launched as per schedule at 10:24 AM. Notably, one of the co-passenger satellites is engraved with a picture of PM Modi.

Feb 28, 2021, 15:36 PM IST

Historic moment: PM Narendra Modi congratulates Brazil President Jair Bolsonaro on successful launch of Amazonia-1

"Congratulations President @jairbolsonaro on the successful launch of Brazil's Amazonia-1 satellite by  PSLV-C51. This is a historic moment in our space cooperation and my felicitations to the scientists of Brazil. @isro," the Prime Minister wrote in his post.

Feb 28, 2021, 13:32 PM IST

ISRO launches Brazil's Amazonia-1 satellite, 18 co-passenger satellites onboard PSLV-C51 in first lift-off of 2021

The Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) on Sunday (February 28, 2021) successfully launched the Amazonia-1 satellite along with 18 other co-passenger satellites through PSLV-C51 from the Satish Dhawan Space Centre (SDSC) SHAR, Sriharikota. It was launch as per the tentative scheduled at 10:24 AM.

Feb 28, 2021, 06:48 AM IST

Chandrayaan-2 mission's initial data released: ISRO

The ISRO has said it has released the first set of data from the Chandrayaan-2.

Dec 25, 2020, 01:29 AM IST

ISRO's PSLV-C50 successfully injects communication satellite CMS-01 into orbit

ISRO's PSLV-C50 successfully injected communication satellite CMS-01 into orbit.

Dec 17, 2020, 16:48 PM IST

ISRO successfully launches communication satellite CMS-01 onboard PSLV-C50

CMS-01 is the 42nd communication satellite of ISRO.


Dec 17, 2020, 15:50 PM IST

PSLV-C50 to launch communication satellite CMS-01 on Thursday, countdown begins: ISRO

ISRO said that the countdown for the launch of communication satellite onboard launch vehicle PSLV-C50 has started.

Dec 16, 2020, 21:53 PM IST

PSLV-C50 to launch communication satellite CMS-01 on December 17: ISRO

The launch of a communication satellite is scheduled on December 17 from the Satish Dhawan Space Centre at Sriharikota.

Dec 12, 2020, 01:06 AM IST

HAL delivers biggest ever cryogenic propellant tank to ISRO

The biggest cryogenic propellant tank ever fabricated by HAL was given to ISRO on Monday.

Dec 01, 2020, 01:33 AM IST

ISRO and Russian satellites come within 224 meters of each other; how dangerous is this?

The Indian satellite, Cartosat 2F, weigh over 700 kg and approached Russia's Kanopus-V spacecraft at 1.49 UTC, according to the Russian Space Agency.

Nov 27, 2020, 22:11 PM IST

PM Narendra Modi congratulates ISRO, India's space industry for successful launch of PSLV-C49/EOS-01 mission

The EOS-01 is an earth observation satellite intended for applications in agriculture, forestry and disaster management support.

Nov 07, 2020, 17:17 PM IST

ISRO successfully launches PSLVC49 from Satish Dhawan Space Centre in Sriharikota

The customer satellites were launched under a commercial agreement with NewSpace India Limited (NSIL), Department of Space.

Nov 07, 2020, 15:16 PM IST

Indian private sector to be co-traveller in India's space journey, says Union Minister Jitendra Singh

Jitendra Singh said this is also a part of the Narendra Modi-led government's 'AtmaNirbhar' roadmap towards self-reliant India.

Oct 12, 2020, 00:36 AM IST

N95 masks may be most effective at stopping COVID-19 spread, say researchers

The researchers noted that airborne transmission by respiratory aerosol droplets produced during coughing and sneezing is the dominant mode of spreading for infectious diseases such as COVID-19.

Aug 27, 2020, 17:34 PM IST

Chandrayaan-2 orbiter completes 4400 orbits around moon; ISRO says orbiter will function for 7 years

While the orbiter was meant to stay operational for one year, ISRO says that it has enough fuel for remaining in orbit for seven years.

Aug 20, 2020, 22:25 PM IST