ISRO Launches Second SSLV Rocket With 3 Satellites From Sriharikota
The Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) successfully launched SSLV rocket, carrying three satellites from launchpad at Shriharikota, in Tirupati, Andhra Pradesh. The launch was scheduled at 9:18 am, with an aim for ISRO to demonstrate the designed payload capability of SSLV in LEO and the injection of three satellites into… read-more
Tags: ISRO, Sattelite, SSLV Rocket, Sriharikota, Space Agency
HAL Provides ISRO With Crew Module Fairing For Gaganyaan's First Flight
Hindustan Aeronautics Limited has given the Indian Space Research Organization the Crew Module Fairing (CMF) and High-altitude Escape Motor Thrust-transfer Structure. The transfer comes only days after Isro successfully tested the Low Altitude Escape Motor, which will power the Crew Escape System. In the event of an emergency, it will expel the Gaganyaan crew module, which contains astronauts. The mission's hardware was supplied by the… read-more
Tags: HAL, ISRO, Gaganyaan flight, Flights, Crew module fairing
Courtesy: India Today
ISRO Concludes Successful Testing Of Gaganyaan Low Altitude Escape Motor
The Indian Space Research Organization (ISRO) has successfully carried out test firing of Low Altitude Escape Motor (LEM) of crew Escape system. Marking another important milestone in Gaganyaan project, the test was conducted in Andhra Pradesh's Sriharikota, on August 10. ISRO stated that the Crew Escape System (CES) rescues the astronauts in case of any eventuality during the mission.
Tags: Gaganyaan project, ISRO, Crew Escape System, Andhra Pradesh, Sriharikota
ISRO Launches SSLV-D1 Rocket With Student-Made Satellite
The Indian Space Research Organization (ISRO) has launched its new rocket from Andhra Pradesh's Sriharikota, on August 7. The rocket SSLV-D1 (small satellite launch vehicle), carried a student-made satellite AzaadiSAT from Satish Dhawan Space Centre (SDSC). The satellite reportedly comprises of 75 payloads, and was built by 750 students from rural government schools… read-more
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Union Minister Jitendra Singh: Over 60 Startups Register With ISRO After Indian Space Sector Launch
Union Minister Jitendra Singh stated that over 60 startups have enrolled with ISRO following the "unlocking" of the Indian space sector. Few of them are working on space debris management programs. Other startups' concepts range from nanosatellites to launch vehicles, ground systems, and research. On July 11, Union Minister Singh launched the "ISRO System for Safe and Sustainable Operation" (IS4OM) at the ISRO Control Centre in Bengaluru.
Tags: Startups, ISRO, Indian Space Sector, bengaluru, union minister jitendra singh
NASA & ISRO Conclude NISAR Project's Payload Integration
NASA-ISRO Synthetic Aperture Radar (NISAR) mission's payload integration has been finished in the United States and will be delivered to India following testing for integration with the satellite and launch vehicle. NISAR is a collaborative ISRO-NASA Earth-observation project that will cover the whole landmass, including polar cryosphere and Indian Ocean area. It's a dual-band (L-band and S-band) radar imaging mission that can operate in both… read-more
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ISRO Launches Earth Observation Satellite/PSLV-C52 From Sriharikota
On February 14, the Indian Space & Research Organization (ISRO) successfully launched the Earth Observation Satellite (EOS-04)/ Polar Satellite Launch Vehicle (PSLV-C52). From Satish Dhawan Space Center, Sriharikota the satellite was launched in the early morning of February 14. The launch was conducted at 6:17 hours and PSLV-C52 injected Earth Observation Satellite in the Sun-Synchronous Orbit nearly 529 kilometers from SAR in… read-more
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ISRO To Launch PSLV-C52 From Sriharikota Space Centre On Feb 14
ISRO is all set to launch the Polar Satellite Launch Vehicle PSLV-C52 on February 14. Designed to orbit earth, satellite named (EOS-04) the PSLV-C52, would be launched at 5:59 am, from first pad of Satish Dhawan Space Centre, Sriharikota. Notably, the satellite would be carrying two small satellites as co-passengers. The launch from Space Centre would reportedly be telecasted live.
Tags: ISRO, Satish Dhawan Space Centre, Sriharikota, PSLV-C52, satellites
Rajnath Singh Launches Space Science & Technology Centre: Chandigarh
Defence Minister Rajnath Singh inaugurated the Kalpana Chawla Centre for Research in Space Science and Technolgy in Chandigarh University, on January 3. Reportedly, it will help to train students who are interested in space science and satellite development. Meanwhile, Singh said that India so far sent 342 satellites in space for 34 countries. He added that the ISRO also earned Rs 5,600 crore by launching missions over three years.
Tags: Chandigarh, Kalpana Chawla Centre, Defence Minister, ISRO, Chandigarh University
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ISRO Signs 6 Agreement With 4 Countries For Satellites Launch In 2021-2023: Govt
The ISRO signed 6 agreements with 4 countries to launch foreign satellites during 2021-2023, said Union Minister Jitendra Singh on December 16. The launch will generate 132 million euros earning. "Its commercial arm New Space India Limited, a government's company under the Department of Space launching the satellites by India's mainstay rocket PSLV," said Jitender Singh. Notably, 124 indigenous satellites including 12 student satellites have… read-more
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