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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NASA and ISRO cooperation will continue even after Mission Shakti

NASA and ISRO cooperation will continue even after Mission Shakti

New Delhi/Washington: The US space agency NASA had severely criticised the Indian test, of the anti-satellite missile (ASAT). NASA had even prepared to call off the cooperation with ISRO. However, NASA has now announced that it will continue to cooperate with ISRO in space. NASA is claimed to have been forced to make the announcement, […]

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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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ISRO collaborates with private sector to manufacture satellite

ISRO collaborates with private sector to manufacture satellite

Bengaluru : ‘Indian Space Research Organisation’ (ISRO), which has set newer world records in the field of satellite launching, will soon collaborate with private sector for developing satellites. The very first satellite to be manufactured jointly by the government and the private sector, will be launched very soon.  By launching 104 satellites in space at one […]

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