Polar Satellite Launch Vehicle

Countdown begins for defence satellite Emisat launch

The ISRO said the rocket will first put the 436 kg Emisat into a 749 km orbit.

Mar 31, 2019, 09:50 AM IST

PSLV-C44 successfully injects Microsat-R and Kalamsat-V2 into designated orbits

The PSLV-C44 lifted off at 11.37 pm on Thursday from the First Launch Pad at Satish Dhawan Space Centre SHAR, Sriharikota in its 46th flight.

Jan 25, 2019, 19:25 PM IST

ISRO set to launch its 100th satellite today, along with 30 others

Cartosat will beam high-quality images for cartographic, urban and rural applications, coastal land use and regulation and utility management like road network monitoring.

Jan 12, 2018, 07:03 AM IST

ISRO rocket's heat shield separation failed by malfunctioning pyro elements on August 31? - Read

ISRO officials say they strongly suspect the failure of pyro elements for the non-separation of the heat shield of its rocket PSLV's XL variant on August 31.

Sep 06, 2017, 11:09 AM 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

This is how Donald Trump's intel nominee reacted when India launched 104 satellites

National Intelligence Director-designate and former Senator Dan Coats said that the US cannot afford to be seen lagging behind.

Mar 01, 2017, 09:47 AM 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

ISRO to launch record 104 satellites on February 15: Things to know

Earlier, the Indian space agency had planned to launch 83 satellites in the last week of January. But the launch had been postponed to February with the addition of 20 more foreign satellites.

Feb 08, 2017, 13:01 PM IST

PSLV-C36/RESOURCESAT-2A launch: Five things to know

RESOURCESAT-2A is scheduled to be launched on December 07, 2016 at 10:25 hrs (IST) from SDSC SHAR, Sriharikota.

Dec 06, 2016, 10:59 AM IST

ISRO to hit 100 foreign satellite launch figure soon

According to Antrix Corporation - the commercial arm of Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO), India till date has launched 74 satellites from 20 countries.

Sep 26, 2016, 01:18 AM IST

India scripts history! ISRO's PSLV C-34 successfully injects Cartosat-2, 19 other satellites into orbit

India today successfully launched 20 satellites, including its earth observation Cartosat-2 series.

Jun 22, 2016, 10:31 AM IST

Eight interesting facts about ISRO's workhorse PSLV!

Here are some interesting facts about ISRO's workhorse Polar Satellite Launch Vehicle, commonly known by its abbreviation PSLV.

Jun 22, 2016, 09:04 AM IST

Countdown for launch of Indian rocket with 20 satellites progressing smoothly

The satellites' health is being checked and the preparations for the filling of the fuel for the second rocket's second stage/engine is under progress, the ISRO said on Tuesday.

Jun 21, 2016, 13:38 PM IST

ISRO begins 48-hour countdown for launch of 20 satellites on Wednesday

According to ISRO, the Indian rocket Polar Satellite Launch Vehicle PSLV-C34 carrying 20 satellites will lift off from the rocket port at Sriharikota in Andhra Pradesh at 9.26 am on June 22.

Jun 20, 2016, 11:53 AM IST

Countdown for Indian rocket launch progressing smoothly

Around 20 minutes into the flight, the rocket is expected to put into orbit the 1,425-kg IRNSS-1F satellite at an altitude of 488.9 km.

Mar 08, 2016, 15:49 PM IST

India to launch sixth navigation satellite on Thursday

This will be already the second rocket launch for India in 2016. The first one was on January 20 when a PSLV rocket put into orbit the IRNSS-1E satellite in text-book style.

Mar 07, 2016, 16:18 PM IST

Smooth countdown for ISRO's launch of six Singaporean satellites

The countdown for the launch of six Singaporean satellites using an Indian rocket Polar Satellite Launch Vehicle (PSLV) is progressing smoothly at the rocket port in Sriharikota in Andhra Pradesh, a senior Indian space agency official said.

Dec 16, 2015, 15:48 PM IST

ISRO to test multiple burn fuel stage/engine on December 16

The Indian space agency on Wednesday will be testing its ability to restart the fourth-stage engine of its rocket Polar Satellite Launch Vehicle (PSLV) on shutting it down after putting into orbit six Singaporean satellites.

Dec 15, 2015, 22:05 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

ISRO to launch six Singaporean satellites on December 16

The Indian space agency will be launching six Singaporean satellites weighing a total of around 625 kg on December 16.

Dec 10, 2015, 14:31 PM IST