Indian Space Research Organization

ISRO Chairman K Sivan terms successful launch of PSLV's 50th mission as 'important milestone'

After the launch, he asserted that the launch was an achievement of an important milestone in the history of PSLV. Releasing a book titled ‘PSLV@ 50’ on this occasion, Sivan said, "Today we achieved an important milestone in the history of PSLV by successfully launching its 50th mission.

Dec 11, 2019, 17:59 PM IST

Bangladesh to join India's South Asia Satellite initiative

Bangladesh has signed an agreement with India to formally join New Delhi's 'South Asia Satellite' initiative, through which the Indian Space Research Organization (ISRO) will launch a communication satellite for serving the South Asia region.

Mar 23, 2017, 22:36 PM IST

48-hr countdown begins for launch of IRNSS-1E

IRNSS-1E has configuration similar to that of its predecessors IRNSS-1A, 1B, 1C and 1D in which ISRO used the XL version of the rocket.

Jan 18, 2016, 17:33 PM IST

Stage set for launch of IRNSS-1E satellite on January 20

It is configuration is similar to that of its predecessors IRNSS-1A, 1B, 1C and 1D.

Jan 17, 2016, 19:56 PM IST

Countdown begins for ISRO's launch of six Singapore satellites

ISRO's trusted workhorse Polar Satellite Launch Vehicle on its 32nd flight would launch the six satellites into a 550-km circular orbit inclined at 15 degrees to the equator.

Dec 14, 2015, 10:35 AM IST

Ariane 5 gears up to blast off with ISRO's GSAT-15 satellite

The Indian satellite GSAT-15 is designed to deliver telecommunications services, along with dedicated navigation-aid and emergency services.

Nov 10, 2015, 11:36 AM IST

ISRO releases image of Mars' Arabia Terra

The image was taken from ISRO's Mars Colour Camera (MCC) that is on board India's Mars Orbiter Spacecraft, Mangalyaan at an altitude of 14893 km with a resolution of 774 m.  

Nov 09, 2015, 15:25 PM IST

ISRO to contest damages in Devas-Antrix deal

In a belated response, state-run Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) on Wednesday said it would contest the damages an international arbitration court awarded to its commercial arm for cancelling a satellite contract in 2011 with a multimedia services provider.

Oct 01, 2015, 00:14 AM IST

India's latest communication satellite GSAT-6 successfully positioned in orbital slot

GSAT-6, the country's latest communication satellite has been successfully positioned in its orbital slot, Indian Space Research Organization said .

Sep 06, 2015, 19:04 PM IST

ISRO to launch three satellites for UK firm next month

The Indian Space Research Organization (ISRO) is all set to launch three Disaster Monitoring Constellation satellites for a United Kingdom firm next month.

Jun 17, 2015, 11:50 AM IST

Space Pavilion of ISRO, VSSC opened at CUSAT

The ultimate goal of scientific research should be the benefit of mankind as well as nature, Vikram Sarabhai Space Centre Director M C Dathan Wednesday said.

Jan 14, 2015, 19:27 PM IST

President Mukherjee congratulates ISRO for successful launch of GSLV-Mark III

New Delhi: President Pranab Mukherjee on Thursday congratulated the Indian Space Research Organization (ISRO) for the successful launch of GSLV-Mark III.

Dec 18, 2014, 14:06 PM IST

Odisha`s young astronomers on ISRO expedition

With an objective of providing world class exposure to budding astronomer talents of Odisha, Chief Secretary J K Mohapatra Friday flagged off their expedition to Indian Space Research Organization (ISRO) Bengaluru.

May 02, 2014, 19:37 PM IST