Venus mission

ISRO conferred 2014 Indira Gandhi Peace Prize for historic Mars mission

The Prize was presented by former Prime Minister and IGMT trustee, Dr Manmohan Singh, in the presence of Mrs Sonia Gandhi, Chairperson of the Indira Gandhi Memorial Trust (IGMT), and was received by Shri AS Kiran Kumar, Chairman, ISRO on behalf of ISRO.

May 19, 2017, 10:38 AM IST

It's official! ISRO set to add another feather to its cap with Venus mission

The proposed orbit is expected to be around 500 x 60,000 km around Venus and is likely to be reduced gradually over several months to orbit closer to the planet, the report said.

Apr 22, 2017, 11:08 AM IST

NASA plans to develop ' floating human colony' above Venus

 NASA has recently mapped out a plan to develop a human floating city above Venus in order to explore solar system's most inhospitable planets.

Dec 28, 2014, 14:01 PM IST

NASA plans airships, floating city for manned Venus mission

NASA plans to send solar-powered airships to explore Venus' atmosphere and to eventually establish a permanent human colony in a floating cloud city above the Earth's nearest planetary neighbour.

Dec 21, 2014, 17:17 PM IST