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ISRO launches PSLV-C46 carrying earth observation satellite RISAT-2B into space

Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) PSLV-C46 carrying earth observation satellite RISAT-2B lifted off from the Satish Dhawan Space Centre in Sriharikota on Wednesday.

May 22, 2019, 05:52 AM IST

ISRO launches PSLV-C-45 Mission from Sriharikota

The Indian Space Research Organisation on Monday launched a satellite of its own and 28 nano satellites of its international customers, using the Polar Satellite Launch Vehicle, from Sriharikota.

Apr 01, 2019, 10:36 AM IST

ISRO's first mission in 2019 to put military satellite Microsat-R and student payload Kalamsat in space

The satellites will be carried onboard Polar Satellite Launch Vehicle (PSLV) C-44 from the spaceport of Sriharikota on Thursday night.

Jan 24, 2019, 11:34 AM IST

India plans to launch 32 space missions, including lunar mission Chandrayaan-2, in 2019

India`s maiden human space mission in 2021-22, Gaganyaan, will also be pursued this year.

Jan 02, 2019, 18:46 PM IST

ISRO successfully launches GSAT-7A satellite to add to India's air power

GSAT-7A promises to boost how fighter jets communicate with each other during flight time and help enhance capabilities of surveillance and strike drones.

Dec 19, 2018, 16:10 PM IST

All you need to know about GSAT-7A, ISRO's military communication satellite

The 2,250-kg GSAT-7A has a mission life of eight years.

Dec 19, 2018, 14:48 PM IST

ISRO launches Indian earth-mapping and 30 other satellites from 8 countries into earth's orbit

HysIS has been developed by ISRO and has a mission life five years. 

Nov 29, 2018, 09:58 AM IST

Checks completed, all systems are healthy: ISRO readies GSAT-29 for launch

The countdown for the launch began at 2:50 pm on Tuesday.

Nov 14, 2018, 13:57 PM IST

ISRO all set for PSLV-C42 launch from Sriharikota on Sunday, countdown begins

The ISRO's trusted workhorse PSLV-C42 would be carrying two satellites - NovaSAR and S1-4 - weighing over 800 kilograms.

Sep 15, 2018, 19:55 PM IST

ISRO successfully carries out flight tests for Crew Escape System

The Indian Space Research Organisation today successfully carried out a flight test for a newly-designed Crew Escape System, meant for saving lives of astronauts in an exigency.

Jul 05, 2018, 17:46 PM IST

Navigation satellite INRSS-1I put into orbit, ISRO calls it a success

The IRNSS-1I mission comes two weeks after the space agency launched GSAT-6A on board GSLV Mk-II. Though the rocket placed GSAT-6A in orbit, the ISRO had lost communication with the satellite within two days. 

Apr 12, 2018, 06:13 AM IST

PM Narendra Modi hails ISRO, says 100th achievement shows India's bright future in space programme

Hailing the ISRO for its successful launch of the 100th satellite, the Prime Minister said it signifies the space agency's achievements and the bright future of the country's space programme.

Jan 12, 2018, 11:26 AM IST

ISRO's IRNSS-1H set for launch – A glimpse through pics

The IRNSS-1H was built by a consortium led by Bengaluru-based Alpha Design Technologies under the supervision of a team consisting of 70 scientists from ISRO.

Aug 31, 2017, 10:25 AM IST

Will private sector role boost India's quest for space exploration?

The 1,425-kg satellite is all set to start its journey from the second launch pad of the Satish Dhawan Space Centre at Sriharikota, riding space organization's trusted launch vehicle PSLV-XL

Aug 31, 2017, 09:31 AM IST

ISRO's first private sector-built navigation satellite launch today: Key features

Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) will launch its first private sector-built navigation satellite IRNSS-1H from the Satish Dhawan Space Centre at Sriharikota on Thursday at 7 PM. 

Aug 31, 2017, 08:13 AM IST

ISRO's PSLV-C38 places Cartosat-2 along with 30 nano satellites in orbit

Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) launches India's Polar Satellite Launch Vehicle (PSLV-C38) which is carrying 31 satellites including Cartosat-2 series from Sriharikota in Andhra Pradesh.

Jun 23, 2017, 12:47 PM IST

PSLV-C38/Cartosat-2 series mission - India's sixth eye in the sky, why it's significant for the country

Here are key facts you need to know about the PSLV-C38/Cartosat-2 series mission and why it is important for the country.

Jun 23, 2017, 09:27 AM IST

Countdown begins as ISRO set to launch Cartosat-2 with 30 nano satellites Friday

According to ISRO, the PSLV rocket's XL variant carrying the 712 kg Cartosat-2 series satellite and 30 co-passenger satellites together weighing about 243 kg is expected to lift off on Friday morning at 9.29 a.m. from the First Launch Pad of Satish Dhawan Space Centre (SDSC) SHAR, Sriharikota.

Jun 22, 2017, 10:18 AM IST

India to avoid foreign rockets to launch communication satellites: ISRO chief

According to AS Kumar, there will be one more developmental flight of 640 ton GSLV Mk III, with a capacity to lift four ton satellites, before it graduates to operational mode.

Jun 05, 2017, 21:47 PM IST

ISRO launches India's heaviest rocket 'GSLV MkIII-D1' from Sriharikota

Watch the video of launch of India's heaviest rocket GSLV MK III from Sriharikota. The rocket carried GSAT 19 to the space.

भारत के सबसे भारी रॉकेट के लांच का वीडियो देखिये।

Jun 05, 2017, 21:43 PM IST