ISRO Gaganyan Mission

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Gaganyaan Mission: ISRO Aborts Lift-Off Of India’s Human Space Mission

Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) on Saturday aborted the launch of the first uncrewed test flight (TV-D1 Flight Test) in the Gaganyaan Mission. "Gaganyaan's First Flight Test Vehicle Abort Mission-1 (TV-D1) launch has been placed on hold. The next schedule will be announced soon," ISRO chief S Somnath said. "The lift-off attempt could not happen today...engine ignition has not happened in the nominal course, need to find what's wrong… read-more

Sat, 21 Oct 2023 - 10:01 AM / by Varsha Joshi

Tags: Gaganyaan, mission, ISRO, Mission Abort, Technology


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What Happens If Someone Dies In Space, Here's NASA Protocol

If somebody died during a mission in space, here is what NASA would do. According to sources, there are ways to deal with death during an ongoing mission. If someone died on a low-Earth-orbit mission–such as aboard the International Space Station, the crew could return the body to Earth in a capsule. But if death happens in Mars or Moon, the body would be preserved, till the completion.

Wed, 02 Aug 2023 - 05:00 PM / by Varsha Joshi

Tags: mission, Space, Death, NASA Protocol, Crew Member

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