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20 ISRO officials to go into isolation as trainee Covid positive

20 ISRO officials to go into isolation as trainee Covid positive

🕔07:44, 3.Jul 2020

Thiruvananthapuram, July 2 As many as 20 officials of the Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) here were on Thursday asked to go into isolation after a young trainee was found to be Covid positive. Having found out the trainee had visited

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IN-SPACe could be sectoral regulator once laws are in place: Sivan

IN-SPACe could be sectoral regulator once laws are in place: Sivan

🕔17:28, 25.Jun 2020

Chennai, June 25  The proposed Indian National Space Promotion and Authorisation Centre (IN-SPACe) could be turned into the sectoral regulator once necessary legal structure are there, according to K. Sivan, Secretary of the Department of Space (DoS) and Chairman of

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New navigation policy on anvil, IN-SPACe to be separate vertical: ISRO chief

New navigation policy on anvil, IN-SPACe to be separate vertical: ISRO chief

🕔13:00, 25.Jun 2020

Chennai, June 25  The proposed Indian National Space Promotion and Authorisation Centre (IN-SPACe), part of space sector reforms aimed at bringing in private sector participation, will be a separate vertical under the Department of Space (DOS), said ISRO Chairman K.Sivan

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ISRO getting ready low-cost launch vehicles

ISRO getting ready low-cost launch vehicles

🕔06:44, 1.Feb 2020

Thiruvananthapuram, Feb 01  The Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) is readying low-cost satellite launch vehicles that will cost about Rs 30-35 crore each, and which can put into orbit satellites weighing 500 kg, said a top ISRO official, here, Friday.

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India to launch communication satellite on January 17

India to launch communication satellite on January 17

🕔06:48, 2.Jan 2020

Bengaluru, Jan 2  India will launch a heavy communication satellite Gsat-30 on January 17 from Kourou space centre in French Guiana on board an Ariane-5 rocket of the European Space Agency (Arianespace), ISRO chief K. Sivan said on Wednesday. “The

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Over Rs 90 cr spike in Forex from satellite launch in FY19

Over Rs 90 cr spike in Forex from satellite launch in FY19

🕔12:18, 13.Dec 2019

Chennai, Dec 13  The financial year 2018-19 saw a handsome Rs 91.63 crore spike in India’s foreign exchange earnings from launching of foreign satellites. According to the government, the Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) has earned Rs 1,245.17 crore during

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India to launch spy satellite on Dec 11

India to launch spy satellite on Dec 11

🕔07:11, 6.Dec 2019

Chennai, Dec 6  The Indian space agency on Thursday said it would launch another of its sharp-eyed surveillance satellite RISAT-2BRI with synthetic aperture radar on Dec 11 evening. The Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) has opened registration for people to

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India to launch Cartosat-3, 13 nanosatellites from US

India to launch Cartosat-3, 13 nanosatellites from US

🕔12:19, 19.Nov 2019

Chennai, Nov 19  India will launch its cartography satellite Cartosat-3 and 13 commercial nanosatellites into sun synchronous orbit on November 25, the Indian space agency said on Monday. According to the Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO), its rocket Polar Satellite

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ISRO completes de-oribital operation of moon lander Vikram

ISRO completes de-oribital operation of moon lander Vikram

🕔12:32, 3.Sep 2019

Chennai, Sep 3  India’s first moon lander — Vikram — on Tuesday got nearer to the Moon with the Indian space agency successfully completing the first of the two de-orbital operations. According to the Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO), the

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India’s Chandrayaan-2 evokes global interest: Sivan

India’s Chandrayaan-2 evokes global interest: Sivan

🕔12:48, 22.Aug 2019

Chennai, Aug 22  India’s first moon landing mission ‘Chandrayaan-2’ is being watched with keen interest globally, said K. Sivan, Chairman of Indian Space Research Organisaton (ISRO). Speaking to reporters here Sivan said the Chandrayaan-2 mission is an important mission at

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India’s Chandrayaan-2 on course to Moon

India’s Chandrayaan-2 on course to Moon

🕔14:39, 20.Aug 2019

Chennai, Aug 20  The Indian space agency on Tuesday completed successfully the crucial orbit manoeuvre and put the Chandrayaan-2 spacecraft into the lunar orbit. According to Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO), the Lunar Orbit Insertion (LOI) was completed successfully at

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ISRO plans to source 5 PSLV rockets from domestic firms

ISRO plans to source 5 PSLV rockets from domestic firms

🕔10:36, 19.Aug 2019

Chennai, Aug 19  Targeting to realise 12 Polar Satellite Launch Vehicles (PSLV) per year from the domestic private sector, Indian space agency ISRO’s commercial arm NewSpace India Ltd has issued an Expression of Interest (EoI) for first manufacturing five of

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Chandrayaan-2 orbit successfully raised for fourth time

Chandrayaan-2 orbit successfully raised for fourth time

🕔18:50, 2.Aug 2019

Chennai, Aug 2  The fourth orbit raising activity for India’s moon spacecraft Chandrayaan-2 was performed successfully at 3.27 p.m. on Friday, the ISRO said. The Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) said the orbit of the Chandrayaan-2 was raised to 277

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Chandrayaan-2 successfully performs 2nd orbit raising task: ISRO

Chandrayaan-2 successfully performs 2nd orbit raising task: ISRO

🕔07:59, 26.Jul 2019

New Delhi, July 26 Indias second moon spacecraft Chandrayaan-2 put into earth orbit on July 22, on Friday successfully completed its second earth bound orbit raising maneuver, ISRO said. It was “performed successfully today (July 26, 2019) at 0108 hrs (IST)

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Chandrayaan-2: Countdown for ‘Bahubali’ rocket take-off going smoothly

Chandrayaan-2: Countdown for ‘Bahubali’ rocket take-off going smoothly

🕔06:50, 22.Jul 2019

Chennai, July 22  The countdown for Monday’s Rs 978 crore Chandrayaan-2 mission launch that started at 6.43 p.m. is progressing smoothly, the Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) said on Sunday. The rocket and spacecraft’s systems will undergo checks and fuelling

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ISRO’s new commercial arm incorporated: Sitharaman

ISRO’s new commercial arm incorporated: Sitharaman

🕔13:10, 5.Jul 2019

New Delhi, July 5  To tap benefits of the Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO), a public sector enterprise, New Space India Limited (NSIL) has been incorporated, Union Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman announced on Friday. NSIL’s primary aim will be to

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ISRO plans to launch radar imaging satellite in May

ISRO plans to launch radar imaging satellite in May

🕔12:25, 30.Apr 2019

Chennai, April 30  India is planning to launch its radar imaging satellite RISAT 2BR1 sometime towards the end of May 2019 on one of the variants of its Polar Satellite Launch Vehicle (PSLV) rocket, sources said on Tuesday. The PSLV

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CMFRI, ISRO join hands to protect coastal wetlands

CMFRI, ISRO join hands to protect coastal wetlands

🕔18:50, 12.Apr 2019

Kochi, April 12 (IANS) In an effort to build resilience against the impact of climate change on wetlands, the Central Marine Fisheries Research Institute (CMFRI) and the Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) have teamed up to map, validate and protect smaller

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India puts Emisat, 28 foreign satellites in orbit

India puts Emisat, 28 foreign satellites in orbit

🕔11:48, 1.Apr 2019

Sriharikota (Andhra Pradesh), April 1  The Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) on Monday put the Emisat, an electronic intelligence satellite for the Defence Research and Development Organisation (DRDO), and 28 other foreign satellites into orbit in a copy book style.

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ISRO to launch defence satellite in March for DRDO

ISRO to launch defence satellite in March for DRDO

🕔09:38, 27.Feb 2019

Chennai, Feb 27  In a special mission in March, the Indian space agency will launch an electronic intelligence satellite Emisat for the DRDO, 28 third party satellites and also demonstrate its new technologies like three different orbits with a new

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