ISRO to launch GSLV-F10 tomorrow

Tomorrow (12 August) is going to be an important day for ISRO, for India’s Geosynchronous Satellite Launch Vehicle-F10 (GSLV-F10) will launch Earth Observation Satellite (EOS-03) from Satish Dhawan Space Centre (SDSC) SHAR Range, Sriharikota. Continue Reading

Final countdown starts for PSLV-C51/Amazonia-1 mission

The 22.5 hour countdown for tomorrow’s launch of PSLV-C51, which would be carrying 637 kg Brazillian Satellite Amazonia-1 and 18 co-passenger satellites, began at 8.54 am on Saturday at the spaceport of Sriharikota, about 100 km from here. Continue Reading

PSLV-C50/CMS-01 to ferry communication satellite on 17 December

The Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) is gearing up for a PSLV-C50 mission that would ferry communication satellite CMS-01 in the Geosynchronous Transfer Orbit on 17 December. Continue Reading

ISRO all set for first GSLV mission of 2020

In its first GSLV mission of 2020, the Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) is all geared up for the launch of the Geo Imaging Satellite GISAT-1 from the spaceport of Sriharikota on 5 March. 
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ISRO’s new mission 11 December

In its 50th PSLV mission, the Indian Space Research Organisation will launch ‘sharp eyed’ radar imaging earth observation satellite RISAT-2BR1, weighing 628 kg and nine commercial satellites from the spaceport of Sriharikota on 11 December. Continue Reading

Chandrayaan-2’s second de-orbiting maneuver executed: ISRO

The second de-orbiting maneuver of Chandrayaan -2 spacecraft was successfully carried out early today, the Indian Space Research Organisation said, inching towards achieving a historic soft-landing on the lunar surface. Continue Reading

Editorial: Over the moon

India has successfully launched its second lunar mission, Chandrayaan-2, on board its powerful rocket GSLV-MkIII-M1 from the spaceport in Sriharikota to explore the unchartered south pole of the celestial body by landing a rover. Continue Reading

RISAT-2B successfully deployed in orbit by ISRO’s PSLV-C46

In a pre-dawn launch Wednesday, Indian space agency ISRO scripted history by successfully launching earth observation satellite RISAT-2B that would enhance the country’s surveillance capabilities, among others. Continue Reading