ISRO scientists might have not wanted to take chance: Nambi Narayanan

“It is a pity that countdown was stopped. They might have noticed something wrong. I feel the problem might (have been even) small but they must not have wanted to take a chance,” PTI quoted former space scientist Nambi Narayanan as saying yesterday. Continue Reading

Hordes of spectators left disappointed as moon mission gets cancelled

Hordes of spectators who had gathered in the gallery at Sriharikota premises to witness the historic Chandrayaan-2 were left disappointed when the moon mission was called off just before the lift off. Continue Reading

Countdown begins for Chandrayaan-2 lift-off

The Indian Space Agency is all set to make history, when its second lunar mission, Chandrayaan-2, carrying an Orbiter, Lander (Vikram) and Rover (Pragyan) as payloads, will be launched tomorrow at 2.51 am from the second launch pad from the spaceport of Sriharikota. Continue Reading