India will acquire an essential place in the Global Space Economy, ISRO Chief Sivan expresses confidence  

India will acquire an essential place in the Global Space Economy, ISRO Chief Sivan expresses confidence  

New Delhi: – K Sivan, the Chief of Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO), welcomed the decision to open up the Indian space sector to the private sector. This decision will provide an impetus to the progress of the Indian space sector. Saying that now, the private companies will be allowed to build rockets and satellites, ISRO Chief […]

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ISRO launches earth-imaging & mapping satellite ‘CARTOSAT-3’ into space 

ISRO launches earth-imaging & mapping satellite ‘CARTOSAT-3’ into space 

Sriharikota: ISRO successfully launched the ‘CARTOSAT-3’ satellite along with 13 commercial nanosatellites in the PSLV-C47 rocket. Prime Minister Narendra Modi congratulated the Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) on the successful launch on Wednesday morning. ISRO chief K. Siwan said that the technology used in CARTOSAT-3 was extraordinarily sophisticated and advanced, expressing confidence that it would […]

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ISRO locates Vikram lander through a thermal image captured by the orbiter

ISRO locates Vikram lander through a thermal image captured by the orbiter

Bengaluru: ISRO’s ambitious ‘Chandrayaan-2’ mission had suffered a setback because the communication was lost with the Vikram lander in the last stage of the mission. However, the lunar orbiter has sent photographs of the Vikram Lander to the control centre. The development has offered a glimmer of hope and the efforts to re-establish contact between […]

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Attempts to re-establish communication to the lander still ongoing, says ISRO chief K.Sivan

Attempts to re-establish communication to the lander still ongoing, says ISRO chief K.Sivan

Bengaluru: All Indians eyeing the Chandrayaan-2 mission became ecstatic when the Vikram lander began its final descent towards the moon at 1.45 am on 7th September. The last 15 minutes of the journey were said to be terrifying. However, the Vikram lander lost contact with the ground station just 3 minutes and 2.1 kilometres before […]

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29 satellites including the EMISAT, the eyes and ears of India in the space

29 satellites including the EMISAT, the eyes and ears of India in the space

Sriharikota:  ISRO recorded one more achievement launching 29 satellites in one flight with the PSLV-C-45 launch vehicle. Out of these 28 satellites are for foreign countries, including 24 satellites from the United States. The EMISAT, considered to be the eyes and ears of the country also was launched with these satellites. It is claimed that […]

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ISRO launches “Angry Bird” satellite GSAT-7A for Air Force

ISRO launches “Angry Bird” satellite GSAT-7A for Air Force

Sriharikota: ISRO launched the satellite GSAT-7A that connects the Airforce Bases, Radar Stations and AWACS airplanes, air-borne early warning control platforms. The 2250 Kg advanced satellite developed by ISRO will enhance the capabilities of the Indian Airforce to a great extent. This is the 14th satellite launched for use by the defence forces. Before this, […]

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ISRO will send 3 astronauts in space before 2022, discloses details for first manned space expedition

ISRO will send 3 astronauts in space before 2022, discloses details for first manned space expedition

New Delhi: The Indian ‘Gaganyaan’ will carry three astronauts into space. The mission has been planned for execution, exactly 40 months from today. Two unmanned expeditions will be carried out prior to it as a preparation for this manned space expedition, announced K.Sivan, the Chairman of ISRO. In his Independence Day speech, Prime Minister Modi […]

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India celebrates the 100th satellite launch – ISRO launches ‘Cartosat-II-F’ and 31 more satellites in space

India celebrates the 100th satellite launch – ISRO launches ‘Cartosat-II-F’ and 31 more satellites in space

Shriharikota: By launching in space the 100th satellite, indigenously built in India, the Indian Space Research Center (ISRO), has made history. One another historic landmark was achieved on Friday by ISRO, when it launched ‘Cartosat-II F’ series and 31 other satellites in space via PSLV (Polar Satellite Launch Vehicle). ISRO has been showered with congratulations […]

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Kalamsat

Kalamsat

If only Dr Abdul Kalam was alive today he would have been very happy at this news from Tamil Nadu. A student by the name of Rifath Sharook lives in the Pallapatti town of Tamil Nadu. 18 year old Rifath studies in class XII. A few days back, an international competition “Cubes in Space” was jointly organized by ‘NASA’ and ‘I doodle learning’ – a global education company. Rifath had […]

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