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 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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