Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO)
New Delhi: Vice President M Venkaiah Naidu on Sunday congratulated the Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) for successful launch of various satellites and wished...
In a last stage snag, communications between India's moon lander Vikram and the orbiter was snapped as the former was only 2.1 km away from its designated landing spot on the moon's South Pole early on Saturday.
In the film, the actor shares screen space with five female actors and emphasised that the young actors of today should do more multiple hero projects, which they aren't being a part of anymore.
The 3,850-kg Chandrayaan-2, a three-module spacecraft comprising orbiter, lander and rover, which was launched on July 22, would make a landing on the moon on September 7, the ISRO chief said.
The ISRO said the rocket will first put the 436 kg Emisat into a 749 km orbit.
The 28-hour countdown for the launch began at 5.58 AM on Wednesday and the rocket blasted off at 9.58 am Thursday from the Satish Dhawan Space Centre (SDSC) SHAR at Sriharikota in Andhra Pradesh.
ISRO Chairman K Sivan said the three orbit raising operations would raise the satellite from the geostationary transfer orbit (GTO) to geostationary orbit (GSO).
Sangareddy: Chairman of Indian Space Research Organisation (Isro) K Sivan said Isro was gearing up to launch 50 satellites during the next three years. During...
The chairman said 80 per cent of work relating to launch vehicles (rockets) is done by the industry, whose contribution in building of satellites is in the range of 30 to 35 per cent.
One fortunate aspect of the failure is that ISRO has all the flight data as the rocket was not lost during its one way journey.
All the systems are getting ready at the launch site at Sriharikota. We are looking at June 5 launch of this historic launcher. The whole process of assembling various stages and integrating the satellite into the heat shield are going on as planned. Chairman, ISRO, A. S. Kiran Kumar said.
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